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DAMA - International News
Post date: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 06:47
DAMA I Board Election Status

Chapter Presidents,

Thank you for participating in a robust nominations process. I am writing to update you on the status of these nominations as of Friday PM east coast time. We have approximately 2 days before the nominations close at 11:59 UTC Sunday 15 July 2018. We have received nominations submitted by the following Chapters:

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Post date: Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 06:09
In Memorium: Rossano Soares Tavares

The worldwide data management community was deeply saddened to learn this week about the death of the Founding President of DAMA Brasil and our longtime friend and colleague Rossano Soares Tavares on 9 July 2018. Of many accomplishments achieved in his life, the translation of the DMBoK into Portuguese may be his most wide-reaching achievement. Professor, entrepreneur and consultant, Rossano was a role model for professionals who work with data worldwide. For those who did not experience his exuberant personality firsthand, the link below may give you a taste of his appetite and approach to life. We will miss you Rossano!

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Post date: Monday, July 2, 2018 - 22:17
Presidents' Council Chair Nominations Open
DAMA International Presidents' Council (PC) is pleased to open the 2018  nominations for PC Chair from the Chapters. This term ends on December 31, 2019. 
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Data - Driven News
Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 20:54
Smart Data Slides: The Disappearing Data Scientist

The Disappearing Data Scientist from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar As the shortage of trained data scientists threatens to prevent firms from reaching their analytical pote

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:35
Myths and Facts about Master Data Management (MDM): Part II

Click to learn more about author Bruck Assefa. Welcome back.

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:30
The Cutting Edge: When Your Edge is in the Data Center

Click to learn more about author Will Ochandarena.

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:15
Alation Introduces Agile Information Stewardship with the Release of TrustCheck

According to a recent press release, “Alation Inc., the data catalog company, today announced the general availability of TrustCheck, a new set of features that transforms data governance practices.

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:10
Hedvig and Veeam Enable Enterprises to Modernize Their Backup Infrastructure

A recent press release reports, “Hedvig, the company modernizing storage and accelerating enterprise adoption of private and hybrid clouds, today announced it has been tested as a Veeam Ready Repository.

Posted: Friday, July 13, 2018 - 09:05
StorageCraft Gives Education The Solution For Unruly Data

According to a new press release, “Educational institutions are dealing with an exponential growth in the amount of data they manage, as students and teachers embrace digital content, connected services and sophisticated experimentation that gener