Vic and Nancy met for lunch in the company cafeteria. Once they had their food and were seated, Nancy opened with a question. “We both worked in Total Quality Systems years ago, but I am wondering about Information Quality, and what is a Data Architect, Vic?”
Vic nodded and said, “I need to set the stage for that answer. If you plan a new city the first thing you might do would be design the streets.” Vic paused.
Nancy nodded, “OK that makes sense. You would lay out a plan for the town.”
“Actually,” Vic continued, “what you are doing is laying out a grid for the transportation of goods and services traveling through the town to places built on that grid. The difference is significant in terms of where the road-builder ...