Posts Tagged ‘data governance’

Achieving Data Democratization in Financial Services (Part 4 of 4)

Over the last three blog posts, we discussed the importance of data democratization in financial services. Today, we want to share a few final words. To maximize the value of data resources, they must be discoverable by those who require the information. Once a needed data source is identified, it is best to have an […]

Connecting Data Governance to an Enterprise Search Tool in Financial Services (Part 3 of 4)

In our last blog post, we shared a proven approach to architecting a metadata search solution. Today, we’ll share a few high-level details about a solution that Perficient built, which can allow all types of financial services companies to jump-start their data democratization programs. Perficient has developed a highly capable abstraction layer called Handshake, which […]

The role of a CIO and CDO in understanding their organization's data

The Priorities Of A Modern Chief Data Officer

Gartner predicted that by 2021, 75% of organizations will consider the office of the chief data officer (CDO) as critical as human resources, finance or IT. The CDO’s role, for many organizations, is a tough role to fill, and its expectations include the following: Act as a change agent for the organization, empowering them to become […]

Architecting a Comprehensive Metadata Search Solution for Financial Institutions (Part 2 of 4)

In my last blog post, I introduced data democratization. Today, I’ll share an approach to architecting a metadata search solution that enables data democratization. There are a number of ways to craft a comprehensive guided search of a firm’s data catalog and governance metadata repositories, each with its own cost/benefit profiles. For example, creating a […]

Season 2 of Perficient's Intelligent Data Podcast

[Podcast] LightsOnData

The majority of key business decision makers aren’t data gurus. It’s crucial for CEOs, CDOs, and other organizations to be able to understand their data to be able to make important business decisions. In season 2 episode 5 of the Intelligent Data Podcast, host Arvind Murali and his guest George Firican, Data Governance and BI […]

Data Democratization in Financial Services (Part 1 of 4)

In my 30-plus years of leading and supporting data programs for major financial brands, data democratization has gone from wish lists to a must-have. Over the next few blog posts, I will discuss the concept of data democratization and why it’s critical for financial institutions, from banks to insurance companies, to embrace it. Data is […]

Season 2 of Perficient's Intelligent Data Podcast

[Podcast] DevOps IS NOT DataOps

DataOps, an intersection of Lean Manufacturing, Agile, and DevOps, helps improve speed of deployment to operationalize an end to end data and analytics pipeline. Data Engineering and Analytics must keep up with the speed of Software development since everyone is talking about Data being the future of personalization.  In season 2 episode 4 of the Intelligent Data Podcast, host Arvind Murali and his guest Christopher Bergh, CEO of […]

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A Data Governance Maturity Model for Financial Services (Part 4 of 4)

In my last blog post, I shared what a 360-degree view of data means when centered around data lineage principles. Today, in my final blog post of this data lineage series, I’ll discuss how Perficient’s Data Governance Maturity Model can help enhance your data programs. Given the power of data lineage to augment and enforce […]

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A Data Lineage-Driven 360-Degree View of Data in Financial Services (Part 3 of 4)

In my last blog post, I shared what an automated data lineage solution can look like when it’s implemented. Today, I’ll discuss what a 360-degree view of data means when it’s centered around data lineage principles. In order to maximize the benefits of creating a cohesive, integrated set of governance tools, a firm should consider […]

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What Does An Automated Data Lineage Solution in Financial Services Look Like? (Part 2 of 4)

In my last blog post, I introduced data lineage. Today, I’ll share what an automated data lineage solution can look like when it’s implemented. In order to reap the benefits obtained from integrating data lineage into the fabric of an overarching data governance program, each of the respective governance tools must be implemented, configured, and […]

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The Value of Data Lineage in Financial Services (Part 1 of 4)

Over the next few blog posts, I will share how you can supercharge your firm’s data governance programs by leveraging data lineage capabilities. The information I will share with you is based on many years of experience leading and supporting large data governance initiatives in financial institutions. Whether you’re in commercial, retail, or investment banking, […]

IBM Think 2021 Takeaways

IBM Think 2021 Key Takeaways

IBM Think 2021 wrapped up earlier this week. While it was virtual again this year, there was certainly no shortage of valuable information and key takeaways. One of the biggest themes was automation. IBM is looking to accelerate automation in ways that are directly visible to business users and have introduced two new products – […]

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