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Clever Idea - A Little Too Narrow for My Liking

by Andrew White  |  June 27, 2014

A colleague of mine at work pointed me to the Information Governance Initiative.  I thought, "What a lovely idea!"  Then I looked at the site, and read the materials.  In...

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Information Governance on (or in?) the Data Warehouse – Does it Exist?

by Andrew White  |  October 18, 2013

I took an inquiry yesterday that kind of represents a significant set of inquiries I take over a normal year.  It goes like this: “We have many data sources (business...

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The Silver Bullet with Information Management – is it really more metadata management?

by Andrew White  |  October 1, 2013

I had a simply amazing client inquiry Monday this week.  It was with a bank.  This bank was focused on how to relate/explain/integrate its own internal information model to other...

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More value in Information

by Andrew White  |  September 26, 2013

There was a front page article on Monday's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal, entitled, "Open-Government Laws Fuel Hedge-Fund Profits".  The article highlights how an investment manager for...

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The Three Rings of Information Governance

by Andrew White  |  June 11, 2013

I had a packed call of customer phone calls today.  It was, as usual, exhilarating.  It happens every time – when you cram in a lot of customer interactions into...

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TechTarget and the problem with “Information Lifecycle Management”

by Andrew White  |  June 10, 2013

Like red rag to a bull, I received an email today from SearchDataManagement with the title, “data stewardship”.  How could I but click on that email, and pronto?  The link...

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TechTarget misses the mark with “data stewardship” definition

by Andrew White  |  May 10, 2013

Its Friday, its 5 o’clock, so its must be “Crackerjack”!  Well, ignoring the very British TV series from the 70's, I was packing my laptop away for the day when...

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Informatica Analyst Event February 26-27th 2013 – some thoughts

by Andrew White  |  March 1, 2013

I had the pleasure of attending Informatica’s annual analyst event.  It was a good couple of days, filled with lots of god insight and it helped me understand the Informatica...

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Dark Data is like that furniture you have in that Dark Cupboard

by Andrew White  |  July 11, 2012

I love it when a “big data” hype fanatics say, “there is more and growing ‘dark data’ and it’s the biggest source of competitive advantage and business transformation!”.  The implication...

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