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Data Resource Understanding by Michael Brackett

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Chapter 2 DATA RESPONSIBILITY

Data understanding is based on formal data responsibility.

Documenting the thorough understanding of an organization’s data resource begins with the Data Responsibility Function consisting of the Organization Units and the Data Stewards that are responsible for finding and documenting the understanding about an organization’s data resource.  These two responsibilities are pervasive throughout the Data Resource Data.

The data subject-relation diagram for the Data Responsibility Function is shown in Figure 2.1.  It contains two segments for Organization Unit and for Data Steward.  Each of these segments is explained below.

Figure 2.1.  Data Responsibility.

ORGANIZATION UNITS

Organization Unit plays a critical role ...

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