The latest issue of Information Management magazine is out, and my column in this edition is titled “Data Governance: A Chicken and Egg Problem”.
Here’s a brief introduction to the article:
Data governance suffers from a bit from the “chicken or the egg” syndrome. People at your company aren’t going to understand what data governance is and what it can do for them until they actually see the results. However, getting the initiative funded and launched will only happen if you can convince your company of the tangible benefits of data governance. That can be difficult when there’s no actual program in place.
You can read the rest of the article at: http://digital.info-mgmt.com/info-mgmt/20101112#pg33.
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