Archive | Data Integrity RSS for this section

5 Data Discovery Pitfalls – Enterprise Apps Today

I find this information from the article to be an especially important piece of the puzzle

Data visualization tools are only as good as the information that is inputted. If organizations lack an enterprise-wide data governance policy, they could be relying on inaccurate or incomplete information to create their charts and dashboards. Having an enterprise-wide data governance policy will help mitigate the risk of a data breach.

 

5 Data Discovery Pitfalls – Enterprise Apps Today.

Leverage Data Visualization Tools, But Avoid Anarchy – Kimball Group

Interesting article that helps explain the increasing issue with mass reliance on using Data Visualization tools to blend data and define business rules.  These tools are great, but not a replacement for proper data management.  Data Viz tools empower the end user, one user at a time.  Data management should not be defined at the desktop, by individuals, and within mutliple tools.  The possiblility for data inconsistencies are increased and there is no longer a clear-cut definition of what the data is that is being reported, it now becomes dependent on  the definition created by an individual at that specific moment in time for that specific tool.

 

Design Tip #162 Leverage Data Visualization Tools, But Avoid Anarchy – Kimball Group.

Hip2Save

Not Your Grandma's Coupon Site

BI Corner

At the intersection of Business Intelligence & Analytics

SQL with Dustin Ryan

Dustin Ryan is a Data Platform Solutions Architect with Microsoft interested in Power BI, SQL Server, SSAS, & Azure

Data Visualization

Discover, Analyze, Explore, Pivot, Drilldown, Visualize your data... “How do I know what I think until I see what I say?” [E.M. Forster, G. Wallas, A. Gide]

Data Science 101

Learning To Be A Data Scientist

Chris Webb's BI Blog

Microsoft Analysis Services, MDX, DAX, Power Pivot, Power Query and Power BI

Journey to SQL Authority with Pinal Dave

SQL, SQL Server, MySQL, Big Data and NoSQL

InterWorks

All Data and BI

FiveThirtyEight

Nate Silver’s FiveThirtyEight uses statistical analysis — hard numbers — to tell compelling stories about politics, sports, science, economics and culture.

VizCandy

All Data and BI

citizenintelligence

The business blog

Dave Alper: Business Intelligence and Data Visualization

Lessons Learn from 20+ Years in the Trenches

Live, Nerd, Repeat

Making life better through the perfect application of humor and nerdery

digiphile

We're already living in the future. It's just not evenly distrbuted yet.

The Daily Post

The Art and Craft of Blogging

NFL.com Blogs

Official Blog of the National Football League

SNF All Access

Behind the scenes access into the world of Sunday Night Football