Governed Data Discovery
Balancing Flexibility and Standards

By Wayne W. Eckerson

 

 

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Governed Data Discovery
Balancing Flexibility and Standards

This report argues that top-down and bottom-up BI are flip sides of the same coin and explains that organizations must devise organizational, architectural, and technical frameworks to harmonize these polar opposites. The report then describes the rise of data discovery tools as a bottom-up reaction to heavy-handed BI teams and traditional enterprise BI tools. Data discovery tools have crushed the top-down camp's monopoly of BI, but in so doing, they have unleashed a bevy of data silos and inconsistent reports.

Contents:

  • Two Camps
  • The Rise og Data Discovery
  • From Data Discovery to Goverened Discovery
  • Tools
  • Conclusion

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