In the first post of our series on data governance, we introduced the « rules » : definition, compliance and evolution. In this second post, we'll address the second pillar : the organization.
Article first published on the Swiss website Arbido, in the Metadata – Quality data report (in French).
There has never been a greater need for information management as now. While the principle is not new, two major changes have emerged to remind companies that digital transformation is indeed moving fast: moving information systems to the cloud on one side and the protection of personal data on the other side.
What does the dictionary tell us about governance ?
- Government; exercise of authority; control.
- A method or system of government or management.
This definition applies equally to the governance of peoples, companies and computer data.