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Use These Unstructured Data Management Best Practices to Manage Based on the Time Value of Data

Published: 16 November 2012

ID: G00245452

Analyst(s): Alan Dayley , Sheila Childs


More information to manage means bigger challenges. CIOs, legal and compliance officers, and lines-of-business leaders must discard the disorganized practice of independent management of business data silos, and strategically focus on information growth, especially for unstructured data.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Know the Issues and Challenges
  • Address Data Management Holistically

Case Study

  • One Large Organization's Story — A Work in Progress
    • Good Data Management Must Be a Strategic Objective of the Organization
    • Data Management Divides Into Two Intricately Interwoven Thought Camps
    • Data Protection Is Required Across Production and Archive Data, but the Approach Is Different

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