Join Jonathan Reichental for an in-depth discussion in this video Managing and maintaining data governance, part of Introduction to Data Governance.
- So we've established our data governance program.…We have the basics in place.…We've identified the necessary staff.…We have leadership support.…Everything would seem to be perfect and aligned for success.…Sadly though, managing and maintaining new processes…in an organization is difficult.…How many new initiatives have you seen come and go?…Lots I imagine.…But we want data governance to succeed.…So what will it take to make that happen?…The first requirement for maintaining your program…is to ensure that it's documented.…
We're talking about high quality, clear,…understandable and accessible documentation.…Put it online, perhaps on your organization's…portal if you have one, or at a minimum on a website…that's accessible by all stakeholders.…We must assume that the planning and implementation team…for the data governance program has socialized…and gained buy in and approval on the documentation.…Finally, it will be referenced often,…so ensure that it's kept accurate and up to date.…
The next requirement is that the data governance program…
Here Dr. Jonathan Reichental explains how to begin to implement a data governance program within any organization. Learn the components of data governance, its strategic value, the roles and responsibilities of stakeholders, and the overall steps that an organization needs to take to manage, monitor, and measure the program. Plus, get guidance on a set of next steps for building skills. As the data science domain grows, so does the demand for data governance expertise. Start here for your first look at this in-demand skill.
- What is data governance?
- Why do organizations need data governance?
- Who owns the data?
- Designing the data governance process
- Managing, maintaining, monitoring, and measuring your program