Gartner Research

Common Data Governance Misconceptions

Published: 05 April 2019

ID: G00707395

Analyst(s): Finance Research Team


As enterprises generate more data than ever, they can use this data to improve business performance, but only if it is governed correctly. This research dispels three common misconceptions about data governance, enabling finance leaders to realize a higher ROI on data management efforts.

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Misconception 1: A Centralized Data Repository Is Necessary for Data Consistency

Misconception 2: Data Governance Responsibilities Should Be Equally Distributed Among Data Owners

Misconception 3: Senior Data Governance Leaders Are the Most Efficient at Resolving Data Governance Issues


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