Open Data: Government Data Belongs to the People - Industry Coverage Note
Open access to government data drives innovation while enhancing transparency and accountability. To realize the benefits of open data, public sector organizations should embed open data principles and comprehensive data management in their digital strategy.
Balancing Data Governance and Privacy in the Face of a Pandemic Response - Data & Business Intelligence Note
In the drive to find ways to save lives, improve allocation of overstretched resources, and understand and ultimately curb the spread, data minds are ticking as to how data can best be responsibly leveraged in the battle against COVID-19.
Big Data Governance in the Connected Manufacturing World - Industry Coverage Note
Data governance in the world of big data needs to adapt to how the data is used and its lifecycle, not the other way around. If governance is imposed in a heavy-handed way that reflects the typical organizational structure, it will crash and burn at best, and limit the effective use and...
Government Data Breaches and the Insider Threat Problem - Industry Coverage Note
Recently, it has come to light that the NSA has had many of its top secret operations breached. If even the NSA can experience a breach of this nature, what does this mean for other government groups, and what can be done to prevent it?
Taking Data and Information Management to the Next Level in Local Government - Industry Coverage Note
Given data’s strategic importance, having a comprehensive data quality program and effective information management governance will greatly improve a local government’s value, consistency, and currency for both internal and external stakeholders. This represents the next level of maturity in...
Select Your Data Platform – Executive Brief - Data & Business Intelligence Note
Read our concise Executive Brief to find out what challenges are typically in the way of designing a data platform, review Info-Tech’s methodology, and understand how we can support you in completing this project.
Governments Are Handling More Sensitive Data Than Ever – How Does One Go About Classifying It All? - Industry Coverage Note
Governments today, whether municipal, state, or federal, are handling a great deal of sensitive information, but do not know how to properly handle it. Should all personally identifiable information be held equal to one another? How can we distinguish between these types of data?
Problematic IT Processes for Scientific Research and Development Services: IT Governance, Performance Measurement, and Data Quality - Industry Coverage Note
Info-Tech’s IT Management & Governance Diagnostic provides industry-level insights on the challenges of IT departments. We use a concept known as Service Gap to compare the rated importance of a particular IT process with its effectiveness. Use this data to review the existing IT strategy....
Asia Letter, Q1 2022: Japanese Defense & Shanghai Data - Trends and Predictions Note
This quarter Scott Foster provides connections between technology and economic trends in Asia. His deep understanding of, and experience with, tech sectors in Asia is a boon to all members who see the global picture and want the local Asian details.
Privacy Regulation Roundup - Security Note
This Privacy Regulation Roundup summarizes the latest major global privacy regulatory development, announcements, and changes. This report is updated on a monthly basis.