Gartner Research

The Enterprise Data Architect Role Description

Published: 10 October 2008

ID: G00160484

Analyst(s): Mark Beyer


The role of enterprise data architect is often missing in an organization or is present but lacks authority. Gartner describes how organizations have created a respected role that contributes in a highly significant manner to the success of enterprise information management programs.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • What is Data Architecture?
    • The Data Architect's Duties
    • Data Architect's Job Duties
    • Common Issues for the Data Architect Role

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