Gartner Research

Generally Accepted Information Principles for Improved Information Asset Management

Published: 11 August 2017

ID: G00333432

Analyst(s): Douglas Laney


Data and analytics leaders should draw on established asset management practices in establishing a set of practicable information tenets. This research will help promote the treatment of information as a true asset, leading to its improved utility.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Communicate Key Assumptions About Information's Ownership, Control and Value Potential
  • Recognize and Heed Unique Information Asset Constraints
  • Adopt a High-Level Set of Information-Related Principles

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