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The Silver Lining related to Bad Data Quality

by Andrew White  |  January 9, 2019

Much of my working day focuses on helping clients tackle various aspects of data quality.  Data quality is a broad term; I really mean data integrity across many dimensions such...

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What is a Data Hub? Shucks – Piccadilly Circus!

by Andrew White  |  August 16, 2018

It seems that introducing a data hub strategy a couple of years ago was both good and bad.  For some clients we put a name to something that makes total...

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A Little Data Governance Goes a Long Way

by Andrew White  |  July 16, 2018

In today’s US print edition of the Financial Times I saw an article titled, Bank’s approach to risk data is deeply inadequate. The article reviews the current situation regarding bank...

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Analytics Governance = Information Governance plus Analytics

by Andrew White  |  October 11, 2017

I jumped on this blog thinking I was going to disagree.  It is called "Steps for adapting data governance to modern analytics" and it is by Doug Bordonaro,  chief data evangelist...

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In Search of Meaningful Metrics - Part II

by Andrew White  |  September 29, 2016

    The alternative title for this blog is, "The Difference between Data and Analytic -and it makes a big difference." In the US print edition of today's Financial Times...

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Balancing Data and Analytics Governance

by Svetlana Sicular  |  April 26, 2016

If you hear someone saying “D&A” it is not “DNA.” D&A stands for “Data and Analytics.” (Not “Depreciation and Amortization” or “Drug and Alcohol.”) The term “Information” has been confusing for...

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The BICC is dead...

by Alan Duncan  |  March 11, 2016

There has been some chatter on social media following our Sydney and London Summits about Gartner declaring the Business Intelligence Competency Centre, or “BICC”, to be dead. Ahead of our next...

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"Outside for a square go in the car park!" An analyst's view from the floor: Gartner BI & Analytics Summits, February 2016

by Alan Duncan  |  March 1, 2016

Last week, I was in Sydney for the first Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit of 2016. A great kick-off to the year, with a lot of engagement around the...

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A Secret Sauce of Data Governance

by Svetlana Sicular  |  February 28, 2016

When Gartner clients ask me how to start data governance, they often expect some magic solution. And they are right — such magic exists: it’s the people. Find others —...

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