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Effective Information Governance Needs SMART Principles

Published: 01 August 2016

ID: G00301131

Analyst(s): Saul Judah , Ted Friedman


Digital business initiatives need SMART information principles to drive "just-enough" governance for achieving business objectives. CIOs, chief data officers, and data and analytics leaders must adopt bimodal information governance based on these principles to deliver business value.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Establish "Just-enough" Information Governance
  • Define SMART Information Principles
  • Apply SMART Principles for Closed-Loop Bimodal Information Governance

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