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Develop Valuable Metadata to Exploit Digital Business Opportunities

Published: 11 January 2018

ID: G00342235

Analyst(s): Roxane Edjlali , Guido De Simoni


Organizations face a growing challenge to maintain their high-value information assets in an increasingly distributed data world. Data and analytics leaders should enhance information management programs by developing valuable metadata management to better exploit digital business opportunities.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • Use Metadata to Document the Information Supply Chain
  • Assess the Value of Data With the Lens of Metadata

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