Bob Seiner thinks your Data Governance definition needs to have ?some teeth behind it.? According to Seiner?s definition, Data Governance is: ?The execution and enforcement of authority over the management of data and data-related assets.? He prefers strong words like ?execution,? and ?enforcement of authority,? to make it clear that the Data Governance program is [?]
Click to learn more about author Tejasvi Addagada. An Outlook on Data Ownership Data Ownership is often not a full-time job for most data owners while it can be a full-time profession for Data Stewards. While most banks have traversed in maturity across their Data Governance function, relatively only some Banks, started enabling themselves with required [?]
Whether you are a CIO, IT manager, or an IT pro, today's dynamic workplace presents new issues and challenges. Here are some of the highlights of the upcoming Interop ITX Leadership and Professional Development Track, to help you succeed.
by Angela Guess According to a new press release, ?Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire eInfochips, one of the world?s largest design and managed services companies. eInfochips works with global Fortune 1000 companies at every phase of technology deployment, including developing custom hardware and software and new [?]
With the release this month of the first commercial server based on its Power9 processor, IBM is reaching another milestone in its quest to be the AI-workload leader for data centers and web service providers.
One of the greatest reservations about the cloud is whether it?s wise, or even beneficial, to relinquish control of the infrastructure to a third party. This is a question you?ve likely asked yourself, and have heard repeatedly from your team members. In some cases, the move to the cloud may be viewed as a threat to job security.
Click to learn more about author Leon Adato. Traditional IT roles are changing. In the last two to three years alone, IT professionals across a variety of disciplines?systems, virtualization, databases, storage, networking?have experienced significant updates to their job descriptions to align with new capabilities introduced by the Cloud. IT?s function within businesses is changing, as well. [?]
The search engine company sacks a male engineer who sent an internal email criticising the company for "alienating conservatives" through its gender diversity programs and saying there are fewer women in tech positions because they "prefer jobs in social and artistic areas".
by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, ?Syncsort, a global leader in data liberation, integrity and integration solutions for next-generation analytics, today announced new capabilities in its unrivaled mainframe data access and integration solution that continuously, quickly and efficiently populates Hadoop data lakes with changes in mainframe data. The new DMX Change Data ?
In the recent months, I saw a few Data Warehouse efforts getting disrupted, stalled or stopped altogether. In one scenario, the effort was stopped in a few months and in another case, the project was paused after the Data Warehouse has been live for more than a year.
The recent election cycle has made it abundantly clear to most scientists that a large fraction of adults in the United States are surprisingly susceptible to illogical arguments designed to fool them. Research suggests that a great many people assess evidence not as scientists are trained to do, but rather in an emotion-biased manner that is strongly influenced by the beliefs of their cultural cohort. The increasing dominance of social media reinforces this natural human tendency. The consequences are frightening for those who believe that, for humanity to prosper, both personal and community decisions must be based on the best science. This conclusion demands a major rethinking of the goals and methods of science education at all levels?from kindergarten through college.