A Guide to Implementing a Successful Data Governance Framework


“Reliable and relevant analytics are important from the get-go, and they are not achievable without some data governance,” says Avo CEO and Co-founder Stefanía Ólafsdóttir. In other words, the more you need data governance, the more difficult it becomes.”

Does Governance Outweigh the Art of Insight in the Age of AI?

Birst BI

Often, these data sets acquired by business analysts are not governed or managed by IT, but this is acceptable because business analysts have enough business knowledge to evaluate whether insights are reasonably accurate to address the business problem. In other words, the art of insight commonly outweighs 100% accuracy or governance. Attend Oct 10 webinar ‘Governance in the Age of AI’ with Brad Peters, Infor’s SVP and GM of Analytics and BI.


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Portals, Chatbots and best practice in Government search

The Product Coalition

In 2011, I led a project at Sensis to investigate the implementation of best practice Government search in the Australian White Pages… Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ». artificial-intelligence search chatbots virtual-assistant machine-learning

5 Predictions for the Next Decade of Data Governance


In the last decade, data governance has undergone a transformation. At the same time, the sheer amount of data that became available in the Teams need to move fast in a competitive landscape, and they need the guidance of a data governance manager to maintain the data taxonomy. However, limitless exploration won’t make a difference without a solid foundation of data governance. Looking ahead to the next decade of data governance, the Amplitude team knows nothing is certain.

Community: Executives, Take Note!

Speaker: Carrie Melissa Jones, Erica Kuhl and Holly Firestone

In 2021, many executives have started to view community structures as a new governance model for the entire organization rather than a stand-alone initiative. Join us on January 27th for a webinar exploring our 2021 Community Predictions eBook!

User Research – Making it Work in Government – Katy Arnold (ProductTank London)

Mind the Product

Katy Arnold, Head of User Research and Design at The Home Office, talks to ProductTank London about making User Research Work in Government. It has its origins in Martha Lane Fox’s oft quoted ‘Revolution not evolution’ report which also led to the establishment of the Government Digital Service. One of the first outputs of this department was a set of Design Principles which all future government services should aim to adhere to. Quality products for a Digital Government”.

Introducing Pipelines & Govern: Break Data Silos to Empower Teams with Trusted Insights


To help our customers realize this vision, we are releasing two new cornerstones to our data management capabilities: Pipelines and Govern. Govern: Increase Data Trust at Scale. Govern is a reimagined experience that allows data teams to plan, transform, and oversee their data-management processes within Amplitude. Why We Created Govern. I spend a lot of time focusing on data governance. How Govern Works.

Data governance: an 8-step program


Every organization needs a sound data governance process or program to maintain and optimize the health (and trustworthiness) of their data. Select a data governance owner or team. If you belong to a smaller, more nimble organization, select a primary data governance owner , who may be the owner of the initial analytics implementation. The data governance owner or team can then build out the events and properties required to measure progress against these metrics.

Architecture & Governance Magazine: “Report Suggests Agile Integration Is the ‘Blueprint for Enterprise Architecture,’ Expert Agrees”

Agile Velocity

By Holt Hackney, Originally Printed in Architecture and Governance Magazine. The post Architecture & Governance Magazine: “Report Suggests Agile Integration Is the ‘Blueprint for Enterprise Architecture,’ Expert Agrees” appeared first on Agile Velocity.

Make Better Decisions, Faster, by Enabling Self-Service Data


Part of my work is keeping the data clean, and we also use Amplitude for data governance. Setting those foundations right—your instrumentation, your taxonomy, your process for data governance—early on will set you up for success down the line.

Business Agile: A Roadmap for Transforming Your Management & Adapting to the VUCA Environment

Speaker: Peter Taylor, Speaker/Author, The Lazy Project Manager

Businesses everywhere are trying to “get business agile”—but it’s not easy to adapt to becoming this adaptive. How can conventional organizations succeed in this transformation? In this webinar, Peter Taylor will walk through the change process step by step, and look at a tried and tested transformation roadmap: benefits are outlined, solutions to common challenges offered, and tried and tested methods and tools provided. It will be a guide towards a decentralized and management style that offers more successful decision making through collaboration.

What Is Data Management?


Some teams use spreadsheets to keep track of their taxonomy, but there are also data governance systems that help streamline this work. Begin by building a data governance team, which will be responsible for your data’s usability, accessibility, and integrity.

More than Data: It’s Networked BI that Enables a “Single Version of the Truth”

Birst BI

Data governance is a broad topic that people seem to agree is important, but still argue about the details. Specifically, it’s hard to find an IT professional or BI and Analytics user who doesn’t believe that good execution on data governance will yield the “single version of the truth” required to make confident, accurate business decisions. As long as the process is governed and managed, organizations will have made a conscious decision to create a “single version of the truth.”.

UX and user-centric design at SXSW 2019


Partners & Stories TryMyUI Design Thinking Government User Experience Design Virtual RealityUX and user-centric design was on display in a big way at SXSW this year, demonstrating an exciting vision for the future in many spheres of life and industry. The post UX and user-centric design at SXSW 2019 appeared first on TryMyUI Blog.

Supercharge your team’s motivation

Lead on Purpose

There are organizations that advocate hiring the … Continue reading → Leadership Purpose accountability dedication motivation passion responsibility self-governmentThe most successful companies have motivated leaders, and those leaders inspire motivation at all levels of the organization. Is it possible to create an environment where great work happens and everyone is motivated?

Why Product Leaders Should Care About Community

Speaker: Patrick Carmitchel, VP of Product Management at TSIA

As a product leader, creating amazing products is a singular focus and you are likely considering three major questions: What are the problems? Who are we solving this for? How will we measure results? Join Patrick Carmitchel VP of Product Management at TSIA, as he explores the concept of community-driven roadmaps.

Corona Dashboard: putting the Health in Health Metrics

The Product Coalition

What Product Managers can learn from the Dutch Government when setting up (Product) Health Metrics. Continue reading on Product Coalition ». leadership business-intelligence technology coronavirus product-management

How My Startup Got a Meeting with the Pentagon: a Report from the Valley of Death

The Product Coalition

For academics in the midst of a technology commercialization project, the Valley of Death exists because governments don’t fund products… Continue reading on ProductCoalition.com ».

What I See Coming For The Channel: 2021

Forrester's Customer Insights

On one hand, customers and governments recognized partners as an essential service and central to their ability to rapidly respond to a worsening pandemic early in the year. Last year ended up being a tale of two cities for the channel.

Women in Product Management: Diana Benli, VP Product Management at Cognizant

280 Group

For our third installment of the Women in Product Management Series I interviewed Diana Benli, VP Government Programs Product Management at Cognizant in the TriZetto Healthcare Products Group. To read the entire series on Women in Product Management make sure to sign up for our newsletter. Imagine being the product manager for a product that is dependent on the ever-changing landscape of healthcare regulations and reform. What would your roadmap look like?

How to Scale Yourself and Your PM Career


Her own career has spanned a diverse range of industries, from government to non-profits, and now, to tech. She began her career working in data systems for the United States government and has led product development at companies like Rubrik and Google.

Code for America’s Amanda Renteria on defining the citizen experience

Inside Intercom

Government services shouldn’t be renowned for their endless queues, confusing forms, and excessive bureaucracy. And finally, last year, she joined Code For America as their CEO to do exactly what she does best – to make government work for all. Taking government to the next level.

Public Service Product Management – Tom Loosemore on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

The real organising job here is to help reinvent and reassert government, not bring your digital shizzle to the table and wow people with it. UK Government Digital Service. *.

Release Notes: August 2020


Today we’re taking two big steps forward in this mission with the release of Pipelines and Govern. Read the story behind Pipelines and Govern here , and see functional details below. Govern. See our docs for full instructions on Govern. New in Data Management.

Release Notes: August 2020


Today we’re taking two big steps forward in this mission with the release of Pipelines and Govern. Read the story behind Pipelines and Govern here , and see functional details below. Govern. See our docs for full instructions on Govern. New in Data Management.

Ola’s License Suspended for 6 months in Bangalore; An opportunity for others?


Ola is charged with running bike taxis in violation of license conditions and violated government rules. Ola’s license has been suspended in Bangalore for 6 months. Reason? Ola Cabs license… The post Ola’s License Suspended for 6 months in Bangalore; An opportunity for others? appeared first on NextBigWhat. Product Management

Should e-signature companies use Technographics?


Much of this growth is due to a compelling need to shorten business closure times, curtail costs, improve workflow efficiencies, enhance security measures, and government impetus for digitalization. The electronic signature industry is growing fast, the global e-signature market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 34.7% during the forecast period, to reach $9,073.1 million by 2023*.

Accelerate Your Product Development – William Treseder on The Product Experience

Mind the Product

This week, former US Marine William Treseder – now co-founder and SVP of Product at innovation consultancy BMNT – joins us to talk about how he works with Government, Defense, Academic and Corporate clients to transform their innovation culture. [.].

How to Create a COVID-19 Contact Tracing App at the State or Local Level

Emerge Insights

The global impact of COVID-19 has spurred many governments to develop and release applications that track human contact via the […]. Human contact tracing has been used to manually track and prevent the spread of infectious diseases for decades.

Let’s Resolve to Create Humane Products in 2019

Mind the Product

I’m part of the excellent community of product managers who work on public services within government. Digital services created by central government departments are typically expected to follow user-centred design principles – this has been codified within government as the Digital Service Standard , which starts with the principle that we should understand user needs.

How to Win Supporters and Influence Detractors


However, as Ruth Lane points out in The Complexity of Self Government: Politics from the Bottom Up, “people standing. “Prevention is better than cure.”

How PTC Drives Success with CS Operations


With Manny and Scott in separate teams and supporting so many leaders between them, governance has become something of a superpower in their toolkit. Governance has some straightforward value, such as agreeing on a roadmap, alerting stakeholders of upcoming changes, and surfacing redundancies.

Which Way is Up? Selling in an Uncertain Market


There is not even agreement on the shape of the recession as it is tied to public health, government policies, economic factors, fear, and the ongoing willingness to social distance. Q2 2020 will go down in the history books as one of the most challenging environments for B2B sales.

Cost vs Value Measurements for Agile Approaches

Johanna Rothman

Some of my clients have struggled with their project governance as they move to agile approaches. The governance people do not record assumptions. However, the governance people judge the projects and programs by how well their original estimates (for date and cost) line up with the actuals. This matters because the more time you spend in planning, the more other people—including governance people—want to “hold” you to your estimates.

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Birst automates the creation of data warehouses in Snowflake

Birst BI

However, analytic silos can still be a huge problem if the business intelligence platform paired with Snowflake does not offer the right balance of IT governance and end-user self-service.

Getting Started with Product Data Management


However, democracy requires governance, and a designated data governor, or team of governors, should act as stewards of these systems. Implement a data governance system. Data cleanup will always be a part of any data governance workflow.