Gartner: Finally, An MDM Vendor ‘Gets’ Governance
In February 2017 Informatica announced the introduction of Informatica Axon a data governance tool. While this is a very interesting and welcome development, it is surprising how long it has taken for a data management solutions vendor to add an enterprise governance tool to its portfolio.
Back in May 2015, Gartner published ‘Operationalize Information Governance With Technology Support‘ which highlighted the clear opportunities technology then offered CIO’s to operationalization governance of enterprise data. The research found that governance programs were solioed as “Many existing categories of software and even hardware have built-in ways to implement and enforce policy, although these features are not often used and, in many cases, used incorrectly by enterprises.” and this was certainly true, for example, of master data management (MDM) applications.
Read the entire article here, Finally, An MDM Vendor ‘Gets’ Governance
via the fine folks at Gartner