Gartner Research

Ten Steps to Information Governance

Published: 05 July 2016

ID: G00296492

Analyst(s): Debra Logan


Information governance is foundational for digital business and analytics programs. Success requires data and analytics leaders to change their organizations' behaviors, adopt a proven roadmap and measure success along the way.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • 1. Communicate Widely, Clearly and Often
  • 2. Tie to the Corporate Strategy
  • 3. Build a Business Case
  • 4. Measure Program Progress
  • 5. Assign Authority and Resources
  • 6. Use the EIM Building Blocks to Frame the Program
  • 7. Start the Program With a Specific Project
  • 8. Don't Start With a Blank Sheet of Paper
  • 9. Use Examples of Other Successful Projects
  • 10. Anticipate and Learn How to Overcome Resistance

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