A comprehensive guide to data governance — and why it’s important.

What is data governance?

Data Governance is the sum of processes and practices utilized by an enterprise to ensure the formal management of data assets. In an enterprise, all assets need to be managed responsibly and effectively—and data is no different. With that in mind, data governance is the framework through which a company establishes data strategy, policy and objectives.

Yeah, but what does that actually mean?

In order to fully understand what it means, and how to practice good data governance, we have compiled a detailed and comprehensive guide answering the following questions:

Why is data governance important?
What are the aims and benefits of data governance?
What does a governance framework look like?
How can enterprises implement governance?
What can NodeGraph do to help?

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What is NodeGraph?

NodeGraph is a leading data intelligence platform that reveals deep insights into an organization’s data, allowing businesses to make quicker, more trusted and controlled decisions from its data. With functionalities ranging from field-level end-to-end data lineage to unit and regression testing, this powerful platform leverages businesses through data understanding.

NodeGraph provides you with easy access and transparency of your company’s data and its sources. Knowing the what, where, how and why gives you confidence that everyone is using the right data to make actual, rather than assumed, decisions. Don’t waste time, resource, and money when the only fully automated metadata extraction platform on the market can do the work for you! Enable easy sharing of data throughout the organization, automate documentation and testing and reduce errors.

NodeGraph’s automated data intelligence platform helps any company achieve data understanding by connecting ALL their data touchpoints. Here are just a few of the tools that we support: Power BI, Tableau and Qlik.