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Governance Is Critical for User Empowerment With Data Discovery

Published: 14 July 2015

ID: G00274935

Analyst(s): Joao Tapadinhas , Alan D. Duncan


Business intelligence and analytics leaders who have implemented data discovery solutions must formalize user empowerment, ongoing service management and governance in order to keep data discovery evolving, address user needs and maximize business outcomes and value.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Information: Establish Protocols for Access to New Datasets
  • People: Establish and Maintain a Team Approach That Delivers Ongoing Success
  • Processes: Certify Information and Govern Analytics
  • Platforms: Support and Operate the Data Discovery Platform

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