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Malcolm Hawker
Sr Director Analyst I
1 year at Gartner
26 years IT Industry

Mr. Hawker has nearly 25 years of senior leadership in the fields of I.T., Software Engineering and Product Management. He is intimately familiar with the processes of making, managing and supporting software-based products both in a B2B and a B2C context and is considered a subject matter expert on Master Data Management and Data Governance.Read Full Bio

Benchmarking Data Quality with a Sample Size of 1

by Malcolm Hawker  |  March 3, 2020

If you’re only comparing your enterprise data to itself, how do you know if it’s any good? Delivering high quality data is a goal of all MDM and data governance practitioners.  In this pursuit of master data excellence, we’re required to determine the business rules that define exactly how we measure the quality of our […]

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The Evolution of MDM

by Malcolm Hawker  |  February 17, 2020

Hello and thank you for visiting my blog.  As a new analyst with Gartner, I’m excited to use this platform to solicit your input on all things related to MDM and Data Governance. This blog is a perfect vehicle for you to interact with me, and your peers, on topics that might otherwise not be […]

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