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Your Company Has the Flu – The Data Flu

Your Company Has the Flu – The Data Flu

Is your company feeling any pain or suffering from the quality, protection, or understanding of your data? The chances are that your …

Why Agile is Like Football

Why Agile is Like Football

In any team sport, there are persons who never score.  Test your trivia mind on that! They do not play defense or offense, never call a …

A Universal Problem in Data Management – Classification

A Universal Problem in Data Management – Classification

Some classification problems are very straightforward. For example, a data vendor uses a numerical country code, and the business uses the …

Transforming Logistics Using Big Data

Transforming Logistics Using Big Data

Big Data and logistics are made for each other, and today the logistics industry is positioning itself to put this wealth of information to …


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Data Lakes Can Be Like the Library of Babel

Data Lakes Can Be Like the Library of Babel

In 1941, renowned Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges published a short story entitled “The Library of Babel.” The story tells the tale …

Data Governance Toolset Disruption is Coming

Data Governance Toolset Disruption is Coming

Something is coming in technology that may not wreak havoc in the area of data governance, but it should at least shake things up a …

Using Standards to Govern Data

Using Standards to Govern Data

This article is all about operational data governance. If you haven’t read Bob Seiner’s original article on what it means to govern …

Using Data to Save the Planet

Using Data to Save the Planet

The topic of climate change is a big one these days. In the wake of the recent, devastating super-storms like Harvey, Irma, and now Maria, …


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