Delivering Your Information Supply Chain Map

Posted by Chloe Olewitz on Jan 30, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Imagine you’re walking down your favorite high street, and when you pause to peek into a bright shop window, you can see everything inside. Even from the street, through the window you can tell what type of items are hanging on the racks, where each department is located, maybe even how to access different floors and sections of the store. It’s a perfect metaphor for metadata; a proper metadata management system gives you and your organization a full, contextualized view of what you have in store, at any given time.

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Topics: information supply chain assurance, Data Governance, metadata management, data management, importance of metadata management, benefits of metadata management, data management explained, data supply chain, Information supply chain

Maintaining Order In Your Data Governance With A Metadata Management Solution

Posted by Chloe Olewitz on Jan 26, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Order and organization have become buzzwords thanks to today’s trend towards minimalism. There’s “the life-changing magic of cleaning up,” entire websites dedicated to bringing a minimalist mindset to every area of life, with tips, tricks and articles galore full of instructions on how to de-clutter your house, your office, even your car. It may seem to be a bit much, but even the most disorganized among us can admit that creating order out of chaos makes an immeasurable difference to effectiveness, productivity, and general wellbeing.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management solutions, big data, metadata management, data management, managing your data lake, benefits of metadata management, create order in your data

Why Advice From Metadata Experts Aids Data Management & Compliance

Posted by Chloe Olewitz on Jan 25, 2017 11:01:00 AM

Contextualizing information resources and data collection within your business is impossible without a solid grasp on metadata management. Metadata can be understood as the data that explains data—the descriptive facts that make it possible to understand, track, and organize information resources within an enterprise. Metadata management enables businesses to meet regulatory compliance standards, and allows leaders to make informed decisions based on real-time business insights.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management solutions, metadata management, regulatory compliance, data compliance

The Changing Landscape of Regulation & Compliance: How Organizations Can Keep Pace

Posted by Daragh O’Brien on Jan 19, 2017 10:06:22 AM

As organisations begin to wake up to the power and value of the information they can and do process on a day-to-day basis, there is a parallel evolution of regulatory responses and compliance requirements. However, law and regulation always lags behind the evolution of technology, and the potential upsides of new tools are often sold without adequate consideration of potential downsides.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management solutions, metadata management, irish metadata management company, data management, importance of metadata management, regulatory compliance, data regulation, regulations and compliance

How Data Management Relates to Regulation and Compliance

Posted by Daragh O’Brien on Jan 11, 2017 11:15:00 AM

In my last blog for Advanced Metadata, I wrote about how metadata encodes meaning and context, and lets us know what the drawings on the walls of our enterprise caves… sorry: what the status reports and figures in our Enterprise Performance Scorecards mean.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management solutions, metadata management, data management, data management explained, data regulation, data compliance, regulatory standards for data

What is Metadata (And Why Does It Matter)?

Posted by Daragh O’Brien on Jan 5, 2017 5:23:02 PM

Metadata has been with us since the first human used charcoal from their campfire and placed the mark of their hand on the wall of their prehistoric cave. The only problem is that as time has gone by, we can’t be sure exactly what these symbols meant.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management solutions, metadata management, irish metadata management company, data management, importance of metadata management, benefits of metadata management

Advanced Metadata Grows as Metadata Management Leader With New CEO Brendan Cannon

Posted by Rebecca O'Toole on Dec 22, 2016 11:00:38 AM

The need for enterprises to meet data governance requirements by implementing an effective metadata management solution grows, so too does Advanced Metadata.

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Topics: metadata management solutions, metadata management, data alignment, Brendan Cannon

The Data Catalog’s Role in Metadata Management

Posted by Brendan Cannon on Dec 16, 2016 11:05:00 AM

The business decisions an organization has to make are more likely to be the right ones if they have a full view of the information assets they have. Being able to easily locate those data assets and understand how they relate to each other gives that bigger, clearer, picture that reveals the insights that will inform business growth, which is why a Data Catalog is such an important element of a good data governance solution.

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Topics: Data Governance, metadata management, metadata management system, business glossary, Data Catalog, data repository, metadata repository

Chairman Brian Hayes Strengthens Advanced Metadata's Leading Position in Metadata Management

Posted by Brendan Cannon on Dec 14, 2016 11:45:00 AM

We are in a unique position here at Advanced Metadata. While metadata management is only now being recognised as an important and competitive arena, we have been providing data governance solutions for 20 years, and have unequalled experience and expertise as a result.

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Topics: metadata management solutions, metadata management, Brian Hayes

The 4 Types of Data You Need To Align for Effective Data Management

Posted by Brendan Cannon on Dec 6, 2016 10:30:00 AM

Organizations are now faced with an exponentially expanding volume of big data, and while the effective management of that data is essential to business growth and regulatory compliance, achieving that goal is no easy task.

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Topics: metadata management, metadata management system, data alignment, data types

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