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Reset Your Information Governance Approach by Moving From Truth to Trust

Published: 08 May 2017

ID: G00319696

Analyst(s): Andrew White , Thomas Oestreich


Organizations can no longer assume they own all of the data they govern. If data and analytics leaders are to deliver real business value, they must adopt a trust-based approach to information governance.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Change Information Governance to Focus on the Appropriate Use of Trust Models
  • Develop a Trust Model to Compare Desired and Observed Levels of Trust

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