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level, so that subsequent reports, analyses, and conclusions are based on clean, reliable, trusted data in database tables. Data governance is the most rudimentary level at which to implement information governance. Data governance efforts seek to ensure that formal management controls—systems, processes, and accountable employees who are stewards and custodians of the data—are implemented to govern critical data assets to improve data quality and to avoid negative downstream effects of poor data. The biggest negative consequence of poor or inaccurate data is poorly and inaccurately based decisions. IT governance is the primary way that stakeholders can ensure that investments in IT create business value and contribute toward meeting business objectives.4 This strategic alignment of IT with the business is challenging yet essential. IT governance programs go further and
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aim to “improve IT performance, deliver optimum business value and ensure regulatory compliance.” Although the CIO typically has line responsibility for implementing IT governance, the CEO and board of directors must receive reports and updates to discharge their responsibilities for
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  • Winter '18
  • jablonski
  • Management, Data Management, Data Quality, Information technology governance, IT Governance, term information governance

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