Data is an asset for every company and can be measured and tracked over time.
This article discusses 5 activities IT leaders should understand and enable to manage and value their enterprise data:
- Take responsibility for data as an asset
- Accurately value the asset
- Assure data is consistent and accurate
- Provide access in understandable ways
- Measure progress
Building a data foundation becomes possible when these five activities are implemented. The most effective IT leaders understand giving access to this clean, trusted data foundation leads to enhancing business value.