Data Stewardship programs are implemented to reduce information technology costs and improve the value companies gain from their data assets. Stewardship programs focus on improving data quality, reducing data duplication, formalizing accountability for data, and improving business and IT productivity. An effective Data Stewardship program will rapidly improve the ROI from data warehousing and business intelligence efforts, application integration efforts, ERP, CRM, content and knowledge management, and EAI efforts. Students of this class will learn about the components of an effective Data Stewardship program and how to immediately formulate a strategy that can deliver results with minimal investment.
Students should have a background, knowledge and understanding of data and information management terminology, principles and best practices.
Students should be in a position to define a data stewardship program and policy for their company. Students may include CIOs, IT Directors, Business and Data Managers, Solution Architects, Data Architects, and Consultants that are charged with reduction of Information Technology costs and IT / Data Quality Improvement.
- Framing and Selling a Data Stewardship Program in a Corporate Context
- Use Case Review
- Developing Steward Work Flow and Tasks
- Understanding Data Stewardship Beyond Structured Data