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DAMA- International News
Governing Big Data Panel

Sue Geuens, President of DAMA International, participated in a Governing Big Data panel, hosted by James Macquire.

27 July 2017 DAMA News & Conferences


In case you missed it: DAMA-DMBOK® version 2 is now released. It is available in hard copy and PDF.

DAMA-DMBOK2 Eyes Evolving Data Management Best Practices

In a Q&A, DAMA president Sue Geuens and Tréa Lavery talk about the second edition of the group's DMBOK reference book and how data management trends a


Data - Driven News
My Last Blog: Data Models, SQL, UML, and Database Design

Click to learn more about author Michael Blaha. This will be the last blog I write for DATAVERSITY® as I am dealing with health issues. I have cancer but am fortunate to be receiving excellent medical care.

Informatica Partners with Tableau to Unleash the Power of Data

by Angela Guess A recent press release states, “Informatica, the Enterprise Cloud Data Management leader accelerating data-driven digital transformation, today announced the seamless integration of Informatica Enterprise Information Catalog with T

Tech Data Introduces 30 Days to Cloud Analytics Program

by Angela Guess A recent press release reports, “Tech Data today introduced its new “30 Days to Cloud Analytics” program, designed to provide a consolidated approach for solution providers to migrate, integrate and manage their customers’ workload

Survey: 80 Percent of Enterprises Investing in AI, but Cite Significant Challenges Ahead

by Angela Guess According to a recent press release, “A whopping 80 percent of enterprises are investing today in AI, but one in three business leaders believe their company will need to invest more over the next 36 months to keep pace with compet

What is Metadata?

Metadata is information about the data collected.

What is Ontology?

Ontology is a subset of Taxonomy, an Ontology: Is a Domain; contains more information about the behavior of entities and the relationships between them; includes formal names, definitions and attributes of entities; and, may be constructed using O