Connected data governance

Data changemakers 17: Roberto Maranca, Data Excellence VP at Schneider Electric

Posted on 14 October, 2018 by Guy Bradshaw

Roberto Maranca is Data Excellence VP at Schneider Electric. A highly-accomplished senior business leader with a wealth of experience across B2B, financial services, banking, and global corporate sectors, he is a committed data management evangelist. In this interview he talks about the importance of the CDO role, why data governance is...

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Engaging Business Users

Why data governance alone isn’t enough – the importance of connected data governance

Posted on 11 October, 2018 by Steve Parry

There’s a lot of talk about data governance at the moment. As a result of GDPR many organisations are realising that they need to get their data in order and invest in ensuring proper data governance. At Entity Group we work with numerous clients on data governance projects. However,...

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aChord Managed Service

Why achieving connected data governance is vital for business success but harder than it looks

Posted on 26 September, 2018 by Steve Parry

It’s become almost a cliché these days that businesses need to be data driven. Managers imagine an almost nirvana-like state of data perfection, everything neatly catalogued and ordered, data firmly at the heart of their organisation’s decision making. The reality, sadly, is often far from this. Back in 2016...

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Collaboration

Why is effective collaboration between IT and business teams so difficult to achieve?

Posted on 29 June, 2018 by Kate Tickner

When working with clients it’s not unusual to find that there’s a cultural disconnect between the IT team and the functional business teams, be that the HR team, the marketing team or the operations team which can seriously impede the organisation’s ability to make use of the data that...

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Number Five

Five challenges that most data management projects face

Posted on 30 May, 2018 by Kate Tickner

Most organisations nowadays know that they could be doing more with their data, and for many GDPR has provided the impetus to finally get on and actually do it.  Compliance projects are a great opportunity to think about the data you hold, how you collect it and how you...

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