Information Integration and Governance




Information Governance


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:


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Information Governance Best Practice: Adopt a Use Case Approach

Information Governance Best Practice: Adopt a Use Case Approach

Leverage this research to make decisions about where to start their information governance programs

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The IBM Data Governance Unified Process

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.

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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.

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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.

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IBM clients boost decision making and lower costs with InfoSphere
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Focus Strategies and Solutions works with clients to improve the reliability of their information with an information governance assessment and roadmap.
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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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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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