Data Governance Skills for the 21st Century Training

  • Learn via: Classroom / Virtual Classroom / Online
  • Duration: 3 Days
  • Price: Please contact for booking options
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Technology trends such as big data, cloud, self-service, and agile challenge traditional data governance practices. At the same time increasing regulation of data and concerns about data privacy and security raise the stakes for governance. With new pressures, new technologies, and more data it is certainly time to learn and implement new governance techniques.

Data governance brings level of discipline to data management that is typical when managing financial and human resources. Data quality management is an integral part of data governance. Traditional data governance practices met the challenge of managing data as an asset until recently. Recent developments in the world of data are challenging the old model of policy- and enforcement-based governance. Agile projects often conflict with governance processes. Big data brings substantial changes to the scope and complexity of governance. Cloud deployment brings new issues that go well beyond the obvious concerns of security and privacy. Adoption of self-service BI and analytics radically changes governance culture and practices.

Data quality is one of the most vexing of governance issues. Most organizations have persistent and long-standing data quality problems that they correct reactively. A proactive data quality management program shifts the focus from correction to prevention and makes remarkable changes in the quality and value of your data.
The Data Governance Skills for the 21st Century workshop will cover essential techniques and best practices for data governance over three days of in-depth, interactive training.

There are no prerequsites for this course.

  • Data quality and data governance professionals
  • Business and IT executives facing the realities of agile, big data, and cloud
  • Mangers, architects, designers, and developers of BI, MDM, and analytics systems
  • Data stewards, data architects, and data administrators
  • Everyone with a role in data governance or data quality management
  • Anyone needing to modernize data governance for agile BI, big data, or cloud

  • The practices, roles, skills, and disciplines essential to data governance
  • The qualities that make good data stewards and stewardship organizations
  • The data governance challenges and opportunities that arise from cloud services
  • Risks, challenges, and opportunities of big data governance
  • How to overcome apparent conflicts between data governance and agile projects
  • How to overcome apparent conflicts of data governance with self-service BI and analytics
  • How to create and analyze data profiles
  • Processes and techniques for data quality assessment and data quality improvement
  • Subjective and objective methods to assess and measure data quality

1. Data Governance Fundamentals

1.1 Data Governance Concepts

  • Defining Data Governance
  • Dimensions of Data Governance
  • Data Governance Challenges

1.2 Data Stewardship

  • Stewardship Concepts
  • Stewardship Organizations
  • Stewardship Skills and Knowledge

1.3 Data Governance Processes

  • Developmental Processes
  • Active Governance Processes

2. Data Governance Innovations

2.1 The Current State of Data Governance

  • Current Definitions
  • Current Focus
  • Current Organizations 
  • Current Processes
  • Why Data Governance Innovations?
  • Areas Of Innovation

2.2 Agile Data Governance

  • Agile development
  • Agile teams
  • Agile projects
  • Agile culture
  • Agile governance

2.3 Big Data Governance

  • Big Data Basics
  • Big Data and Governance Goals

2.4 Cloud Data Governance

  • Cloud Data Basics
  • Cloud Data and Governance Goals

2.5 Contemporary Governance Techniques

  • Data Governance Zones
  • Flat Data Governance Organizations
  • BI for Governance
  • Technology for Governance

3. Self-Service Data Governance

3.1 Big Shifts in Data Management

  • The World of Legacy BI
  • Technology Revolution
  • Modern Data Ecosystems
  • The World of Modern Analytics
  • The Magnitude of Change

3.2 Governance and the Information Supply Chain

  • Data Governance Goals
  • Data Protection in the Information Supply Chain
  • Data Utility in the Information Supply Chain
  • Data Value in the Information Supply Chain

3.3 Technologies and Modern Data Governance

  • Technology Overview
  • Data Ingestion Tools
  • Data Cataloging Tools
  • Data Preparation Tools
  • Reporting and Analysis Tools
  • Data Lake and Data Pipeline Tools

3.4 People, Processes, and Modern Data Governance

  • Changing Governance Practices
  • Rethinking Policy Enforcement
  • Rethinking Complexity
  • Rethinking Decision Rights
  • Rethinking Process Rigor
  • Stepping Up to Data Ethics

4. Data Quality Management

4.1 Data Quality Basics

  • Data Quality Concepts
  • Data Quality Processes

4.2 Profiling Data

  • Data Profiling Concepts
  • Column Profiling
  • Table Profiling
  • Cross-Table Profiling
  • Analyzing Data Profiles
  • Data Profiling in Practice

4.3 Assessing Data Quality

  • Data Quality Assessment Concepts
    Subjective Assessment
    Objective Assessment
    Data Quality Assessment in Practice

4.4 Fixing Data Quality Defects

  • Data Cleansing Concepts
  • Procedural Data Cleansing
  • Rule-Based Data Cleansing
  • Data Cleansing in Practice

4.5 Preventing Data Quality Defects

  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Process Improvement

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Upcoming Trainings

Join our public courses in our Istanbul, London and Ankara facilities. Private class trainings will be organized at the location of your preference, according to your schedule.

Classroom / Virtual Classroom
18 April 2024
Istanbul, Ankara, London
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01 May 2024
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15 May 2024
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22 May 2024
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24 May 2024
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20 June 2024
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02 July 2024
Istanbul, Ankara, London
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06 July 2024
Istanbul, Ankara, London
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