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Use Gartner's Three Rings of Information Governance to Prioritize and Classify Records

Published: 11 September 2015

ID: G00276963

Analyst(s): Andrew White , Debra Logan


Chief data officers and records managers should use Gartner's three rings model to simplify records, documents and data classification. Doing so will reduce EIM costs, improve records management program effectiveness and pave the way to align those programs for better business outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Classify Records to Delineate Different Degrees of Information Governance
  • Leverage the Same Model Across Information Assets to Align, Link and Leverage an Enterprise Information Governance Program

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