Today's explosion of digital information requires organizations to analyze new information faster and make timely and well founded decisions. Information governance addresses that need. It is a holistic approach to managing, improving and leveraging information to increase an organization's confidence in decisions made--within big data and analytics, and within operational business processes.
Today, big data is driving changes in information governance, transforming it from a cottage industry to one that is more automated, that requires not only the right policies, skills and processes but also a solid foundation in technology. The latest IBM innovations enable agile governance, with controls that are not too heavy or too light, but appropriate to the data, the use case and the organization.
A Software Foundation
Addressing the technology of governance, IBM InfoSphere provides a software foundation for trusted information. The Information Integration and Governance (IIG) capabilities of the IBM big data platform help you:
- Ensure the highest quality information
- Master data into a 360° view
- Govern data throughout its lifecycle
- Protect and secure all information
- Integrate all data for a common view
- Ensure a single understanding and set of knowledge
Big Data Needs Agile Information And Integration Governance
This Forrester report illustrates how organizations are no longer asking what big data is, they are looking at what big data can do.Get the report
Make Your Information Infrastructure Governance-Ready
This report, from Gartner, shows how organizations must add controls and monitor points to the enabling technology infrastructure for information management.Get the report
IBM sheds light on the Big Blue business of information governance
This paper, from 451 research, provides an independent assessment and overview of IBM's InfoSphere solutions for information integration and governance.Get the report
IBM InfoSphere: A Platform for Big Data Governance and Process Data Governance
As big data projects become mainstream, privacy, stewardship, data quality, metadata, and information lifecycle management will coalesce into an emerging imperative for big data governance.Get the ebook
IBM clients boost decision making and lower costs with InfoSphereWatch the video (00:02:18)
Focus Strategies and Solutions works with clients to improve the reliability of their information with an information governance assessment and roadmap.Watch the video (00:02:30)
The Big Data Imperative: Why Information Governance Must Be Addressed Now
Examine the hidden financial penalties for lapsed information governance and untrustworthy data.
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Big Data Needs Agile Information and Integration Governance
This Forrester report illustrates how organizations are no longer asking what big data is. They are looking at what big data can do.
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Understanding big data so you can act with confidence
More data, more problems? Not if you have an agile, automated information integration and governance program in place
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