South Africa took swift and decisive action in locking the country down, but without accurate data we do not know how many people were infected before we went into lockdown, and how long it will take to recover. This means that everyone has to make educated guesses. However, the data still supports the fact that the lockdown is the most sensible approach to handling the crisis.
I’m working from home. I just watched my Aunt use a massive, complicated Excel spreadsheet that looked like a calculator threw up after bad seafood. She was trying to find and understand information about her business to send an email to her boss. She’s still looking! My brain immediately: “No. That looks hard. No. I…
Data Quality projects that cannot demonstrate value at an early stage are frequently dropped in favour of the multitude of other projects competing for the budget.
A Data Quality dashboard can provide an array of benefits and payback for many organisations.
As we modernise our client server architecture how can we ensure that we understand and deliver exisitng data requirements?
The #DMAC toolkit aims to help FSPs understand the different data sources available to them and how to use them effectively to transform their business.
Ensure access to relevant information with data governance
Ultimately, the drive to cloud will succeed, or fail, based on your ability to understand and govern your data, in-premise and in the cloud.
A hidden cost of ELT is the proliferation of costly database staging areas to do transformations. High performance ETL may be a better option