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Navigating the Labyrinth: An Executive Guide to Data Management by Laura Sebastian-Coleman for DAMA International

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Chapter 6 Planning and Design in Data Lifecycle Management

Data Lifecycle management activities focus on planning and designing for data, enabling data use and maintenance, and actually using data to meet organizational goals (see Figure 1). Data architects and data modelers plan and design for data.

This chapter will describe:

  • The role of enterprise architecture in planning and designing for the organization
  • The critical function of data architecture within data management
  • The goals and artifacts associated with data modeling

Enterprise architecture

Architecture refers to an organized arrangement of component elements intended to optimize the function, performance, feasibility, cost, and aesthetics of an overall structure or system. The ...

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