Gartner Research

How Chief Data Officers Can Use an Information Catalog to Maximize Business Value From Information Assets

Published: 06 May 2016

ID: G00292843

Analyst(s): Douglas Laney , Guido De Simoni , Alan D. Duncan

Summary

To monetize internal and external business data, chief data officers must learn lessons from traditional asset management disciplines. By using an information catalog properly, CDOs can develop and expand a data-driven culture and derive new value from their organization's information assets.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Use a Modern Information Catalog to Curate the Inventory of Information Assets
  • Build on the Information Catalog by Tracking Analytic Outcomes and Realized Business Benefits
  • Use Smart Data Discovery Tools to Augment and Enhance the Information Catalog

Appendix

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