We say it all the time: Data governance should be driven by the business. But let’s face it: IT knows the technology and most of the technology requires heavy IT involvement.
So what does that even mean when you’re talking about something as technology-focused as master data management? And how can CIOs convince the business that data governance is its responsibility?
You may know that White focuses on master data at IT research firm Gartner, but what is less well-known is that White is a supply chain management expert, as well. And like everything else in the world, supply chains are becoming more data-driven. That’s putting pressure on supply chain leaders to deal with their data problems, White explains in the article.