Will this Christmas be Santa’s last delivery in Europe ?

In order to be able to deliver his gifts to little children every year, Santa Claus must know their names and home addresses. He must keep a personal data register. He probably also stores information such as the children’s preferences…

Didier Roland (with Santa's helpers)

As a follow-up to the organizational component - namely governance actors (see part 2 of this series) – let's move on to the third pillar of corporate data governance : information asset management.

Muriel Adamski, Dominique Orban de Xivry

The new European regulation (aka GDPR) imposes on organizations of all sizes the respect of two major obligations : the protection of the personal data they possess on individuals (customers, prospects, partners…) and the respect of their rights (processing type, legitimate interest, access, rectification, erasure…).

Muriel Adamski

In the first post of our series on data governance, we introduced the « rules » : definition, compliance and evolution. In this second post, we'll address the second pillar : the organization.

Muriel Adamski

Article first published on the Swiss website Arbido, in the Metadata – Quality data report (in French).

Dominique Orban de Xivry, Muriel Adamski

As already mentioned in a previous post about enterprise data management,  

Information reveals data as the most valuable asset of an organization. It has the power to make your business unique.

Dominique Orban de Xivry