Gartner Research

Solution Path: Data Management

Published: 13 May 2013

ID: G00251913

Analyst(s): Marcus Collins


This document defines a Solution Path that helps organizations plan and execute an effective data management initiative.

Table Of Contents

Problem Statement

Solution Path Diagram

What You Need to Know

Solution Path

  • Establish a Data Management Strategy
  • Build a Business Case for Data Management
  • Organization
    • Realign the Database Administration Function
    • Establish a DMO
  • Process
    • Establish a Data Governance Function
    • Establish Data Governance Metrics
    • Establish Data Governance Reporting
  • Technology
    • Consolidate Databases
    • Consolidate Through Operating System Virtualization
    • Establish Database Technical Architectures

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