Join Jonathan Reichental for an in-depth discussion in this video Who owns the data and why does that matter?, part of Introduction to Data Governance.
- If your organization has determined…that data governance will play an important role,…you'll need to know who will be impacted…and what these people will need to do.…Data governance doesn't necessarily have to incur…a lot of overhead cost.…Generally, a big investment isn't required…in a whole bunch of new software tools.…Where most overhead is felt is with the introduction…of new responsibilities for individuals.…In large organizations this may include hiring…more and more dedicated staff.…
This is not unusual, as governance, risk,…and compliance requirements of many industries…require specialized skills…and onerous reporting of deliverables.…Let's talk about one of the most common mistakes…organizations make with data.…It seems quite normal that we assign people to own processes…such as the Human Resources Director,…who's accountable for recruitment,…or a Facilities Manager,…who is responsible for real estate needs.…But when it comes to data,…we often don't assign owners to that data.…
Organizations omit to give responsibility…
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