INTRODUCTION In the first part of our series on Data Governance, we looked into what is data governance, why we need it and what are the future trends.  In part 2, we will discuss Data Governance frameworks as well as people and processes needed to implement data governance within an organisation.  DATA GOVERNANCE FRAMEWORK Data Governance is […]

INTRODUCTION TO DATA GOVERNANCE DEFINITION Data governance is a set of roles, processes, policies, metrics, and tools that ensures organisational data is secure, confidential, accurate, accessible, and usable. Organisations use data governance to decide how is data within the organization inputted, stored, handled, accessed, and deleted and who has the authority to do so. It also determines who are accountable to ensure compliance with any data-related regulation.  NEED FOR DATA GOVERNANCE As the oft-repeated saying goes: “Data is the new oil.” […]