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Update on our Magic Quadrant’s for Master Data Management 2016

by Andrew White  |  February 11, 2016

As you may have heard we are changing our coverage of the MDM market.  Since inception we have published two magic quadrants, one focused on MDM of customer data and...

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New Research: Toolkit: How to Classify Information Assets to Be Governed in Applications

by Andrew White  |  February 10, 2016

I just published a new piece of research: Toolkit: How to Classify Information Assets to Be Governed in Applications. Information governance leaders should use this Toolkit to classify what data should...

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Join us at the first program designed specifically for Chief Data Officers

by Andrew White  |  January 25, 2016

Where: Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit 2016, Grapevine, Texas (Dallas area) When: March 16 – 18, 2016 Created exclusively* for the most senior data and analytics leaders, this program features brand-new...

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A Glimpse into the Future with Global Data Excellence?

by Andrew White  |  July 15, 2015

I don't, as a rule, blog about vendor briefings.  As you can imaging there are many, many vendors that want to brief Gartner analyst.  They all want to influence us,...

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The Information Orphan: Governance

by Andrew White  |  May 14, 2015

No one wants to 'do' or own information governance.  Business users the world over don't want it.  They don't want as it seems to get in the way of business....

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"Selling" Information Governance - a Charter for Change?

by Andrew White  |  March 3, 2015

I was on a call today with an end-user client and I was asked, "what are the latest best- and next-practices we should be aware of?"  This was a difficult...

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Measurement Madness or Analytic Acumen? You decide.

by Andrew White  |  February 2, 2015

There was a fascinating article in Saturday's US print edition of the Wall Street Journal. It was titled, "Debate Heightens Over Measuring Health-Care Quality.  The article explores the industry's attempts...

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IBM's Insight 2014 Conference - Headline Messages and Perspectives

by Andrew White  |  October 31, 2014

I was at IBM's Insights event in Las Vegas the week for a couple of days.  Here are some of my perspectives of the event.  I also compare and contrast...

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What is Wrong with Data Governance?

by Andrew White  |  October 23, 2014

Creating the Data Governance Killer App, on Information Management, by Michele Goetz. I don't like to complain, and I don't like the idea of being negative for it's own sake....

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“A Day in the Life of an Analyst” at Gartner’s IT/Expo Symposium – Day 2

by Andrew White  |  October 8, 2014

What a day.  Fast paced, exciting, non stop. 5.30am woke and called home to get everyone up.  Checked email. 7.10am breakfasted with Bill Swanton who, I didn't know until today,...

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