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Align Storage Management With Broader Information Governance Initiatives

Published: 09 September 2013

ID: G00252812

Analyst(s): Debra Logan , Alan Dayley , Garth Landers , Ted Friedman


Failing to align storage management initiatives with information governance programs leads to inconsistent policies for data management. IT leaders looking to implement information governance and storage management can improve their effectiveness by adopting a number of key best practices.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Join Forces to Obtain Executive Mandates and Sponsorship
  • Align Data Management Strategy
  • Ensure Policy Development Is Comprehensive and Consistent
  • Make Your Efforts Relevant to and Inclusive of Overall IT
  • Seek Additional Opportunities for Alignment and Synergy

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