“The DGI Data Governance Framework” (PDF)
The DGI Data Governance Framework is a logical structure for classifying, organizing, and communicating complex activities involved in making decisions about and taking action on enterprise data. This whitepaper describes the framework in detail and describes how its components are used in different types of Data Governance programs.
“Writing Enterprise-Quality Data Definitions” (PDF)
Almost all Data Governance programs become involved in writing or evaluating the definitions of enterprise data elements. What constitutes a definition that is fit for use by the entire enterprise? This whitepaper looks at the qualities of well-written definitions.
Data Governance Trends, with expert Gwen Thomas. Listen to this podcast from SearchDataManagement.com, from October 25, 2006. Reporter Hannah Smalltree interviews Gwen Thomas, President of The Data Governance Institute, about trends in Data Governance.
“Compliance Options” Columns by Gwen Thomas in z/Journal
These columns are written for data professionals who want options – not just demands – as they manage and govern data, while maintaining compliance with regulatory requirements.