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Ataccama Puts Its Name on the Data Map

Feb 26, 2021 |

When Roman Kucera joined Ataccama over a decade go, the company had a single product: a data quality tool. Today, Kucera is the CTO, and Ataccama sells a range of products, including a data catalog, ETL, MDM, and data governance tools. Read more…

Data Culture ‘Disconnect’ Identified in New Index

Sep 30, 2020 |

What does it take to succeed with data and analytics? Establishing a solid data culture, for starters, is often cited as a common characteristic among organizations that are successful with data and analytics. Read more…

Do You Have Customer Data You Can Trust?

Sep 3, 2020 |

Customer data is the new business success factor, yet over 76% of the 4,500+ companies we’ve worked with did not have accurate customer data. Surprised? Here’s more.

Forty-seven percent of these companies did not have any data quality management solutions in place, while the remaining relied on ETL methods to make sense of increasingly complex customer data. Read more…

Poor Data Hurts COVID-19 Contact Tracing, CDC Director Says

Jun 30, 2020 |

The lack of accurate and timely data about COVID-19 infections has hampered the government’s ability to perform contact tracing, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Robert Redfield, testified today in Congress. Read more…

Precisely CEO Discusses the Rebrand from Syncsort

May 20, 2020 |

Syncsort last week changed its name to Precisely, a move that CEO Josh Rogers says was all about showcasing how the company has pivoted its strategy to an emerging category of tools centered on data integrity. Read more…

COVID-19 Has a Data Governance Problem

May 6, 2020 |

The COVID-19 pandemic has put many of the world’s activities at a stand-still. Scientists and government officials have been working furiously behind the scenes to forecast the spread and growth of the virus since the first observed cases were submitted to the World Health Organization (WHO). Read more…

How the Lack of Good Data Is Hampering the COVID-19 Response

Apr 27, 2020 |

We don’t have perfect data on COVID-19. That much is painfully obvious. But is the data we have good enough to make sound decisions? That’s the question that many people are asking as political leaders consider lifting social-distancing restrictions and resuming public life following the unprecedented coronavirus lockdown. Read more…

Coming to Grips with COVID-19’s Data Quality Challenges

Apr 21, 2020 |

The COVID-19 pandemic is generating enormous amounts of data. Large amounts of data about infection rates, hospital admissions, and deaths per 100,000 are available with just a few button clicks. Read more…

‘Inclusive’ Approach Seen as Key to Trusted AI

Mar 25, 2020 |

Trustworthy AI for enterprise applications remains elusive, frequently due to poor-quality or siloed data. The result is little confidence in early AI deployments, a vendor survey found.

Dataiku, the enterprise AI platform specialist, used the results its survey of about 400 data scientists, analysts and AI application users to make the case for “inclusive AI.” That approach not only democratizes data but improves quality and, with it, the potential for scaling AI projects into application users’ trust. Read more…

Room for Improvement in Data Quality, Report Says

Jan 23, 2020 |

A new study commissioned by Trifacta is shining the light on the costs of poor data quality, particularly for organizations implementing AI initiatives. The study found that dirty and disorganized data are linked to AI projects that take longer, are more expensive, and do not deliver the anticipated results. Read more…

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