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Data Resource Understanding by Michael Brackett

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Chapter 18 ACHIEVING DATA UNDERSTANDING

Understanding the data resource is an organization’s choice.

Thoroughly understanding the data in an organization’s data resource requires a persistent effort by everyone in the organization involved with developing, maintaining, or using the data.  Achieving that thorough understanding involves a look at a data manipulation industry, the agenda of many organizations, a perspective of the data management profession, and the discretion that an organization has to become professional and manage their data as a critical resource.

DATA MANIPULATION INDUSTRY

Data management today is largely a data manipulation industry, rather than a data management program.  That fact is substantiated by heath care analogies, ...

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