TDWI’s Modern Data Governance Best Practices Report

What Is Modern Data Governance?

Modern data governance refers to a framework that orchestrates an organization’s cloud data management strategies, policies, and practices in alignment with evolving technology and regulatory requirements. It encompasses important components like data security, privacy, quality, and compliance, while also enabling accessibility and availability.

Why Should You Care About Modern Data Governance?

In today’s fast-paced, global market, data is constantly being collected, analyzed, and shared, both within organizations and among them. The ability to manage how data is being accessed, by whom, and for what purpose is crucial to satisfying a matrix of data compliance regulations and preserving customers’ trust.

“Data initiatives never live up to their full potential without appropriate governance behind it.”

This quote from a senior data strategist encompasses the value of data governance. As technology evolves, a modern data governance strategy that includes cloud data security best practices will be key to getting the most out of your data.

In this TDWI report, you’ll find:

  • Insights from 150+ data professionals on the state of modern data governance and security, and where it’s going
  • Why 84% of data professionals say data governance is “extremely important,” yet still cited various barriers to modernizing it
  • The top 12 priorities for building and executing a modern data governance framework that unlocks value and efficiency