Data Quality tools are essential

Are tools contributing to a loss of data quality skills?

Henrik Liliendahl Sørensen’s recent blog,The Role of Technology in Data Quality Management, takes issue with the proposition that data quality tools do not solve data quality problems. His point, largely, was that the consulting community, by and large, promote the implementation of process and disregard the importance of tools, while tool vendors may veer equally far…

Disappointed baby

Don’t be disappointed by your data quality choice

Gartner’s release of it’s updated 2013 Magic Quadrant (which can be downloaded here) has spawned a number of commentaries. This year, for the first time, Gartner has recognised that vendors with a core data quality focus are able to provide much more than just technology to assist their clients. Data quality requires a blend of…