Although it is imperative for the business to lead and sponsor data governance, it is also important to align business and IT.
This nine-page guide addresses important questions, including: What is the role of IT in business-led data governance? How can IT work with the business to ensure its needs are being met? And what is IT’s role in ensuring data governance success?
Also included in the guide:
- Common goals and objectives for a data governance program, like ensuring integrity of information and transparency
- Suggested governance roles, including the Steering Committee and Data Governance Lead
- Key resources IT might provide for governance (e.g., Metadata Lead, Data Architect, etc.)
- Additional responsibilities IT should assume that are outside of defined key roles
The guide’s author is Kelle O’Neal, the CEO and Founder of First San Francisco Partners.