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Digital Business Needs Good Information Governance: Lessons From the Gartner Data & Analytics Excellence Awards

Published: 22 September 2017

ID: G00332879

Analyst(s): Guido De Simoni, Michael Moran

Summary

Digital business success requires outcome-driven information governance, applied through consistent best practices and effective teamwork. Lessons from Gartner's Data & Analytics Excellence Awards winners can guide data and analytics leaders in designing governance to advance digital business goals.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Analysis

  • Identify Common Business Needs and Continuously Invest in Information Governance by Tying the Program to Specific Business Value Metrics
    • Business Problem
    • Data and Analytics
    • Benefits
    • Lessons Learned
  • Integrate Numerous Data Stores by Redesigning Governance and MDM Programs to Engage Business and IT Stakeholders in Identifying Common Items of Business Value
    • Business Problem
    • Data and Analytics
    • Benefits
    • Lessons Learned
  • Streamline Information Governance Processes to Increase Data Quality and Reduce Business Process Interruptions
    • Business Problem
    • Data and Analytics
    • Benefits
    • Lessons Learned

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