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Robert S. Seiner

Welcome to my (Web) log. I look forward to spending time with you here to initiate, precipitate and participate in interesting web conversation addressing data governance, data stewardship, meta-data and data management issues of the day. ;) Comments on my posts are always welcome. Thoughts for new topics? Let me know. Thanks. Bob

About the author >

Robert (Bob) S. Seiner is recognized as the publisher of The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC – www.TDAN.com – an award winning electronic publication that focuses on sharing information about data, information, content and knowledge management disciplines. With 2013, TDAN.com enters its 17th year.  Mr. Seiner speaks often at major data management and meta-data management, business intelligence and knowledge management related conferences and user group meetings across the U.S. He can be reached at the newsletter at rseiner@tdan.com or 412-220-9643.

Mr. Seiner is the President and Principal Consultant of KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC – www.KIKconsulting.com.  KIK, celebrating its 12th year, is a company that focuses on knowledge transfer and consultative mentoring in the fields of data governance and data stewardship implementations, metadata management, master data management and data architecture. Beyond knowledge-transfer-focused consulting, Mr. Seiner offers two-day in-house and public courses on how to build and implement data governance / stewardship programs and metadata programs. Contact Mr. Seiner at KIK at rseiner@kikconsulting.com.

Editor's Note: View his blog, more articles and resources in Bob's BeyeNETWORK Expert Channel.

Dear TDAN.com Readers,

The April 2014 issue of The Data Administration Newsletter was published to the internet on April 1st. Thank you, as always, for being a reader.

ANNOUNCING A NEW PUBLIC CLASS:
How to Build & Implement a Non-Invasive Data Governance[tm] Program
Robert S. Seiner and KIK Consulting & Educational Services
June 26-27, 2014 - Simultaneously in Pittsburgh, PA (US) & Virtual Classroom (Anywhere)
For more info and to register please visit: http://bit.ly/1dVpfbq

The new issue contains:

The April issue of TDAN.com contains New Articles from Robert S. Seiner (Non-Invasive Data Governance Versus Other Approaches), Daragh O Brien (Information Governance: Real-World Example), Traci E. Davis (Research on Data Warehousing Specialists: Call to Action!) and Aaron Zornes (Mind the Governance Gap).

New Feature Columns were added from Robert S. Seiner (Real-World Data Governance - April 2014), Gil Laware and Frank Kowalkowski (The Skeptical Architect - April 2014), Craig S. Mullins (The Database Report - April 2014), and Ron Ross (Business Rules - March 2014).

A New Special Feature, a review of the latest book from Larissa Moss by David Haertzen was added, and the Best of 2013 Special Features are still listed from Jelani Harper (Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins) and Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (Interview of 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner). 

Links to news stories, blogs & articles from other publications continue to be updated weekly.

New Book from Bob Seiner Coming Soon!

Stay Tuned for information about a new book from Robert S. Seiner from TDAN.com and KIK Consulting & Educational Services - Non-Invasive Data Governance: The Path of Least Resistance and Greatest Success ... or something like that). Send me an email to rseiner@tdan.com for more information about the book and to offer me encouragement. :) Thanks.

Real-World Data Governance - Webinar Series

Brought to you by DATAVERSITY
& Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting / TDAN.com
Monthly / Third Thursday / 2pm EST - click below to register

-- 04/17/14 - How to Write a Data Steward Job Description

Call for Articles and Feature Columns

PLEASE send me articles you are interested in publishing on TDAN.com.
I am also looking to add Feature Columns that will run quarterly in the third month of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

Data Governance Research Paper on Starting a Data Governance Program

The ASG-sponsored DATAVERSITY Data Governance Research Paper is now available.  The title of the paper from Robert S. Seiner and Charles Roe is "Navigating the Data Governance Landscape: Analysis of How to Start a Data Governance Program".  You can visit DATAVERSITY.net to get more information and download the paper.

New Articles for April 2014:

-- Non-Invasive Data GovernanceVersus Other Approaches to Data Governance
By Robert S. Seiner

-- Information Governance: Real-World Example
By Daragh O Brien

-- Research on Data Warehousing Specialists: Call to Action!
by Traci E. Davis

-- Mind the Governance Gap
By Aaron Zornes

New Feature Columns for April 2014:

-- Real-World Data Governance - April 2014
by Robert S. Seiner

-- The Skeptical Architect - April 2014
by Gil Laware and Frank Kowalkowski

-- The Database Report - April 2014
by Craig S. Mullins

-- Business Rules - March 2014
by Ron Ross

Special Features for April 2014:

-- Enterprise Data Warehousing and BI Best Practice
By David Haertzen - Book review of Larissa Moss' new book

-- Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins
By Jelani Harper (for DATAVERSITY)

-- Interview with the 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner
By Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (LDS Church)

-- The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset
By Steve Hoberman

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsorships:

Please visit the web sites for these events by clicking through their banners on the TDAN.com site.  TDAN.com promotes the industry leading events through the publishing of papers, banners, links and reviews of the best of the best industry events

Enterprise Data World 2014*
DATAVERSITY and DAMA International
April 27-May 1, 2014 - Austin, TX

TDWI World Conference - Spring 2014
The Data Warehousing Institute
May 11-16, 2014 - Chicago, IL

Data Governance Conference Europe 2014*
IRM UK Strategic IT Training
May 19-21, 2014 - London, UK

Data Governance - Information Quality Conference 2014*
DATAVERSITY and DEBTECH International
June 23-27, 2014 - San Diego, CA

* Robert S. Seiner, Publisher of TDAN.com, President of KIK Consulting & Data Governance Specialist, will be speaking at this event.

Thank you very much for your continued interest and support of The Data Administration Newsletter. The newsletter's success is closely tied to the submissions of excellent articles by industry specialists and practitioners like you. If you are interested in publishing an article, please let me know as soon as possible. The deadlines typically fall monthly before new content is added.  Do you have an article in you? I hope to hear from you.

Please let me know your thoughts on the new format for the emails.
The use of this new subscription and email process is a work-in-progress. Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com and this new process are always welcome.

Have a great month.
Robert S. Seiner

President & Principal
KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC

Publisher
The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC

TDAN.com is affiliated with the BeyeNETWORK - Global Coverage of the Business Intelligence Ecosystem! http://www.beyenetwork.com

- - - - -

Please send all inquiries to the publisher at:

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC
Post Office Box 112571
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) 15241

--------------------- 

Robert S. Seiner
KIK Consulting & Educational Services - http://www.kikconsulting.com 
The Data Administration Newsletter - http://www.tdan.com 
RSeiner@TDAN.com, 412.220.9643, 9644 Fax

Posted April 1, 2014 1:44 PM
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Dear TDAN.com Readers,

The March 2014 issue of The Data Administration Newsletter was published to the internet on March 1st. Thank you, as always, for being a reader.

The new issue contains:

The March issue of TDAN.com contains New Articles from Dargah O Brien (The Fancily Dressed Emperor of the Modern Data Organisation), Bill Inmon (Big Data and the Roman Census Approach), Aaron Zornes (Mind the Governance Gap) and Stephanie Faris (Essential Steps to a Data Management Certification from CDMP).

New Feature Columns were added from Robert S. Seiner (Real-World Data Governance - March 2014), Lisa Nelson of DAMA (DAMA Corner - March 2014), Ken von Halle and Steven Worsham (The Decision Model - March 2014) and Ron Ross (Business Rules - March 2014).

A New Special Feature, a review of the latest book from Larissa Moss by David Haertzen was added, and the Best of 2013 Special Features are still listed from Jelani Harper (Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins) and Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (Interview of 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner).

Links to news stories, blogs & articles from other publications continue to be updated weekly.

Stay Tuned for information about a new book from Robert S. Seiner from TDAN.com and KIK Consulting & Educational Services - Non-Invasive Data Governanceā„¢: The Path of Least Resistance and Greatest Success ... or something like that). Send me an email to rseiner@tdan.com for more information about the book and to offer me encouragement. :) Thanks.

Real-World Data Governance - Webinar Series

Brought to you by DATAVERSITY
& Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting / TDAN.com
Monthly / Third Thursday / 2pm EST - click below to register

-- 03/20/14 - Agile Data Governance: Truth Be Told
http://content.dataversity.net/032014RWDG_PartnerRegistrationPage.html

Call for Articles and Feature Columns

PLEASE send me articles you are interested in publishing on TDAN.com.
I am also looking to add Feature Columns that will run quarterly in the third month of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

Data Governance Research Paper on Starting a Data Governance Program

The ASG-sponsored DATAVERSITY Data Governance Research Paper is now available.  The title of the paper from Robert S. Seiner and Charles Roe is "Navigating the Data Governance Landscape: Analysis of How to Start a Data Governance Program".  You can visit DATAVERSITY.net to get more information and download the paper.

New Articles for March 2014:

-- The Fancily Dressed Emperor of the Modern Data Organisation
http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17245
By Daragh O Brien

-- Big Data and the Roman Census Approach
http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17244
By Bill Inmon

-- Mind the Governance Gap
http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17255
By Aaron Zornes

-- Essential Steps to a Data Management Certification from CDMP
http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17243
by Stephanie Faris

New Feature Columns for March 2014:

-- Real-World Data Governance - March 2014
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17183
by Robert S. Seiner

-- DAMA Corner - March 2014
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17249
by Lisa Nelson of DAMA

-- The Decision Model - March 2014
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17256
by Ken von Halle and Steven Worsham

-- Business Rules - March 2014
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17257
by Ron Ross

Special Features for March 2014:

-- Enterprise Data Warehousing and BI Best Practice
http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/17250
By David Haertzen - Book review of Larissa Moss' new book

-- Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governanceā„¢ Wins
http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/16864
By Jelani Harper (for DATAVERSITY)

-- Interview with the 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner
http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/17044
By Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (LDS Church)

-- The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset
http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/17091
By Steve Hoberman

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsorships:

Please visit the web sites for these events by clicking through their banners on the TDAN.com site.  TDAN.com promotes the industry leading events through the publishing of papers, banners, links and reviews of the best of the best industry events

Annual AMIfs Profitability, Performance and Risk Conference*
http://www.amifs.org/conference.asp
Association for Management Information in Financial Services
March 19-21, 2014 - Las Vegas, Nevada

Enterprise Data World 2014*
http://www.enterprisedataworld.com/
DATAVERSITY and DAMA International
April 27-May 1, 2014 - Austin, TX

TDWI World Conference - Spring 2014
http://events.tdwi.org/events/chicago-world-conference-2014/
The Data Warehousing Institute
May 11-16, 2014 - Chicago, IL

Data Governance Conference Europe 2014*
http://irmuk.co.uk/dg2014/
IRM UK Strategic IT Training
May 19-21, 2014 - London, UK

Data Governance - Information Quality Conference 2014*
http://www.debtechint.com/dgiq2014/
DATAVERSITY and DEBTECH International
June 23-27, 2014 - San Diego, CA

* Robert S. Seiner, Publisher of TDAN.com, President of KIK Consulting & Data Governance Specialist, will be speaking at this event.

Thank you very much for your continued interest and support of The Data Administration Newsletter. The newsletter's success is closely tied to the submissions of excellent articles by industry specialists and practitioners like you. If you are interested in publishing an article, please let me know as soon as possible. The deadlines typically fall monthly before new content is added.  Do you have an article in you? I hope to hear from you.

Please let me know your thoughts on the new format for the emails.
The use of this new subscription and email process is a work-in-progress. Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com and this new process are always welcome.

Have a great month.
Robert S. Seiner

President & Principal
KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC
http://www.kikconsulting.com

Publisher
The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC
http://www.tdan.com

TDAN.com is affiliated with the BeyeNETWORK - Global Coverage of the Business Intelligence Ecosystem!
http://www.beyenetwork.com

- - - - -

Please send all inquiries to the publisher at:

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC
Post Office Box 112571
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) 15241

---------------------

Robert S. Seiner
KIK Consulting & Educational Services - http://www.kikconsulting.com
The Data Administration Newsletter - http://www.tdan.com
RSeiner@TDAN.com, 412.220.9643412.220.9643, 9644 Fax

Posted March 1, 2014 8:52 PM
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Dear TDAN.com Readers,

The February 2014 issue of The Data Administration Newsletter was published to the internet on February 1st. Thank you, as always, for being a reader.

The new issue contains:

New Articles from Tom Finneran and colleagues (Privacy Engineering and Data Governance), Barry Devlin (Why Now? Why Business unIntelligence?), Bill Inmon (Big Data - Getting It Right)and Peter Larsen (Data Stewardship).

New Feature Columns from Robert S. Seiner (Real-World Data Governance - February 2014), Larry Burns (Agile Data Design - February 2014), Anne Marie Smith, Ph. D. (The EIM Puzzle - February 2014) and Donna Burbank (Metamusings on Life, Business, Data - February 2014).

Best of 2013 Special Features from Jelani Harper (Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins), Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (Interview with Pablo Riboldi, 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner LDS Church), Steve Hoberman (The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset), and Richard Hammell (IT Matters, Again,).

Links to news stories, blogs & articles from other publications continue to be updated weekly.

Stay Tuned for information about a new book from Robert S. Seiner from TDAN.com and KIK Consulting & Educational Services - Non-Invasive Data Governanceā„¢: The Path of Least Resistance and Greatest Success ... or something like that). Send me an email to rseiner@tdan.com for more information about the book and to offer me encouragement. :) Thanks.

Real-World Data Governance - Webinar Series

Brought to you by DATAVERSITY
& Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting / TDAN.com
Monthly / Third Thursday / 2pm EST - click below to register

-- 02/20/14 - A Data Governance Framework for Success

-- 03/20/14 - Agile Data Governance: Truth Be Told

Call for Articles and Feature Columns


PLEASE send me articles you are interested in publishing on TDAN.com.
I am also looking to add Feature Columns that will run quarterly in the third month of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

Data Governance Research Paper on Starting a Data Governance Program

The ASG-sponsored DATAVERSITY Data Governance Research Paper is now available.  The title of the paper from Robert S. Seiner and Charles Roe is "Navigating the Data Governance Landscape: Analysis of How to Start a Data Governance Program".  You can visit this DATAVERSITY.net to get more information and download the paper.

New Articles for February 2014

-- Privacy Engineering and Data Governance
By Dennedy, Finneran and Fox

-- Why Now? Why Business unIntelligence
By Barry Devlin

-- Big Data - Getting It Right
By Bill Inmon

-- Data Stewardship
by Peter Larsen

New Feature Columns for February 2014

-- Real-World Data Governance - February 2014
by Robert S. Seiner

-- Agile Data Design - February 2014
by Larry Burns

-- The EIM Puzzle - February 2014
by Anne Marie Smith, Ph. D.

-- Metamusings on Life, Business, Data - February 2014
by Donna Burbank

Best of 2013 Special Features for February 2014:

-- Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins
By Jelani Harper (for DATAVERSITY)

-- Interview with the 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner
By Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (LDS Church)

-- The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset
By Steve Hoberman

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsorships:

Please visit the websites for these events by clicking through their banners on the TDAN.com site. TDAN.com promotes the industry leading events through the publishing of papers, banners, links and reviews of the best of the best industry events

Annual AMIfs Profitability, Performance and Risk Conference *
Association for Management Information in Financial Services
March 19-21, 2014 - Las Vegas, Nevada

Enterprise Data World 2014 *
DATAVERSITY and DAMA International
April 27-May 1, 2014 - Austin, TX

Data Governance Conference Europe 2014 *
IRM UK Strategic IT Training
May 19-21, 2014 - London, UK

Data Governance - Information Quality Conference 2014 *
DATAVERSITY and DEBTECH International
June 23-27, 2014 - San Diego, CA

* Robert S. Seiner, Publisher of TDAN.com, President of KIK Consulting & Data Governance Specialist, will be speaking at this event.

Thank you very much for your continued interest and support of The Data Administration Newsletter. The newsletter's success is closely tied to the submissions of excellent articles by industry specialists and practitioners like you. If you are interested in publishing an article, please let me know as soon as possible. The deadlines typically fall monthly before new content is added.  Do you have an article in you? I hope to hear from you.

Please let me know your thoughts on the new format for the emails.
The use of this new subscription and email process is a work-in-progress. Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com and this new process are always welcome.

Have a great month.
Robert S. Seiner

TDAN.com is affiliated with the BeyeNETWORK - Global Coverage of the Business Intelligence Ecosystem!

- - - - -

Please send all inquiries to the publisher at:

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC
Post Office Box 112571
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) 15241

---------------------

Robert S. Seiner
KIK Consulting & Educational Services
The Data Administration Newsletter
RSeiner@TDAN.com

Posted February 2, 2014 3:46 PM
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Dear TDAN.com Readers,

The January 2014 issue of The Data Administration Newsletter was published to the internet on January 1st.  Happy New Year to all of the TDAN.com Readers and Subscribers. Thank you, as always, for being a reader.

The new issue contains:

Best of 2013 Articles from Robert S. Seiner (The Data Governance Bill of "Rights"), Walid el Abed (Master Data Management: Dream or Illusion?), Daragh O'Brien (The Value of Null: The Paradox of Metrics in Data Governance)and Craig S. Mullins (DBA Rules of Thumb).

New Feature Columns from Robert S. Seiner (Real-World Data Governance - January 2014), Craig S. Mullins (The Database Report - January 2014), Gil LaWare and Frank Kowalkowski (The Skeptical Architect - January 2014) and Joe Celko (SELECT * FROM Celko - January 2014).

Best of 2013 Special Features from Jelani Harper (Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governance Wins), Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (Interview with Pablo Riboldi, 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner LDS Church), Steve Hoberman (The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset), and Richard Hammell (IT Matters, Again,).

Links to news stories, blogs & articles from other publications continue to be updated weekly.

Stay Tuned for information about a new book from Robert S. Seiner from TDAN.com and KIK Consulting & Educational Services - Non-Invasive Data Governanceā„¢: The Path of Least Resistance and Greatest Success ... or something like that). Send me an email to rseiner@tdan.com for more information about the book and to offer me encouragement. :) Thanks.

Real-World Data Governance - Webinar Series

Brought to you by DATAVERSITY & Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting / TDAN.com

Monthly / Third Thursday / 2pm EST - click below to register

 

-- 01/16/14 - A Different Way of Defining Data Stewards & Stewardship

http://content.dataversity.net/011614RWDG_PartnerRegistrationPage.html

 

-- 02/20/14 - A Data Governance Framework for Success

http://content.dataversity.net/022014RWDG_PartnerRegistrationForm.html

 

-- 03/20/14 - Agile Data Governance: Truth Be Told

http://content.dataversity.net/032014RWDG_PartnerRegistrationPage.html

 

Call for Articles and Feature Columns

PLEASE send me articles you are interested in publishing on TDAN.com.

I am also looking to add Feature Columns that will run quarterly in the third month of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

 

Data Governance Research Paper on Starting a Data Governance Program

The ASG-sponsored DATAVERSITY Data Governance Research Paper is now available.  The title of the paper from Robert S. Seiner and Charles Roe is "Navigating the Data Governance Landscape: Analysis of How to Start a Data Governance Program".  You can visit this link to get more information and download the paper.

 

Best of 2013 Articles for January 2014:

-- The Data Governance Bill of "Rights"

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17042

By Robert S. Seiner

 

-- Master Data Management: Dream or Illusion?

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/16846

By Walid el Abed

 

-- The Value of Null: The Paradox of Metrics in Data Governance

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/17038

By Daragh O'Brien

 

-- DBA Rules of Thumb

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/16835

by Craig S. Mullins

 

New Feature Columns for January 2014:

-- Real-World Data Governance - January 2014

http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17183

by Robert S. Seiner

 

-- The Database Report - January 2014

http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17214

by Craig S. Mullins

 

-- SELECT * FROM Celko -  January  2014

http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17198

by Joe Celko

 

-- The Skeptical Architect -  January  2014

http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/17219

by Gil LaWare and Frank Kowalkowski

 

Best of 2013 Special Features for January 2014:

-- Walk Softly: Why Non-Invasive Data Governanceā„¢ Wins

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/16864

By Jelani Harper

 

-- Interview with the 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/17044

By Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (LDS Church)

 

-- The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/17091

By Steve Hoberman

 

-- IT Matters. Again.

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/16054

By Richard Hammell

 

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsorships:

Please visit the web sites for these events by clicking through their banners on the TDAN.com site.  TDAN.com promotes the industry leading events through the publishing of papers, banners, links and reviews of the best of the best industry events

 

The Data Warehousing Institute Winter Conference 2014

http://events.tdwi.org/events/las-vegas-world-conference-2014/home.aspx

The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)

February 23-28, 2014 - Las Vegas, Nevada

 

Annual AMIfs Profitability, Performance and Risk Conference *

http://www.amifs.org/conference.asp

Association for Management Information in Financial Services

March 19-21, 2014 - Las Vegas, Nevada

 

Enterprise Data World 2014 *

http://www.enterprisedataworld.com/

DATAVERSITY and DAMA International

April 27-May 1, 2014 - Austin, TX

 

Data Governance Conference Europe 2014 *

http://irmuk.co.uk/dg2014/

IRM UK

May 19-21, 2014 - London, UK

 

Data Governance - Information Quality Conference 2014

http://www.debtechint.com/dgiq2014/

DATAVERSITY and DEBTECH International

June 23-27, 2014 - San Diego, CA

 

* Robert S. Seiner, Publisher of TDAN.com, President of KIK Consulting & Data Governance Specialist, will be speaking at this event.

 

Thank you very much for your continued interest and support of The Data Administration Newsletter. The newsletter's success is closely tied to the submissions of excellent articles by industry specialists and practitioners like you. If you are interested in publishing an article, please let me know as soon as possible. The deadlines typically fall monthly before new content is added.  Do you have an article in you? I hope to hear from you.

Please let me know your thoughts on the new format for the emails.

The use of this new subscription and email process is a work-in-progress. Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com and this new process are always welcome.

 

Have a great month.

Robert S. Seiner

 

President & Principal

KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC

http://www.kikconsulting.com

 

Publisher

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC

http://www.tdan.com

 

TDAN.com is affiliated with the BeyeNETWORK - Global Coverage of the Business Intelligence Ecosystem!

http://www.beyenetwork.com

 

- - - - -

 

Please send all inquiries to the publisher at:

 

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC

Post Office Box 112571

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (USA) 15241

 


Posted January 2, 2014 8:24 AM
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TDAN.com December 2013 Issue

Dear TDAN.com Readers,

The December 2013 issue of The Data Administration Newsletter was published to the internet on December 1st.  Thank you for being a reader.

The new issue contains:

  • New Articles from Dave Hay, Stefan Nguyen, Ashu Bhatia and Robert S. Seiner.
  • New Feature Columns from Robert S. Seiner, Barbara von Halle and Larry Goldberg, and Ronald G. Ross.
  • Special Features were added from Steve Hoberman, Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi and a recent feature from Jelani Harper.
  • Links to new stories, blogs & articles from other publications and news sources continue to be updated weekly.

In the TDANews

Important News: Stay tuned for information about a new book from
Robert S. Seiner of TDAN.com and KIK Consulting & Educational Services:
Non-Invasive Data Governance:
The Path of Least Resistance & Greatest Success

(or something like that). Send me an email to rseiner@tdan.com
for more information about the book and to offer me encouragement. :) Thanks.


REAL-WORLD DATA GOVERNANCE - WEBINAR SERIES

Brought to you by DATAVERSITY &
Robert S. Seiner of KIK Consulting / TDAN.com

Monthly / Third Thursday / 2pm EST - click below to register

12/19/13 - Webinar:
Data Governance Expectations:
Getting Them to Tell You Where Governance Adds Value
 

Just Announced - Sign Up Today:

01/16/14 - A Different Way of Defining Data Stewards and Stewardship
02/20/14 - A Governance Framework for Success
03/20/14 - Agile Data Governance: Truth Be Told

Call for Articles and Feature Columns 

PLEASE send me articles you are interested in publishing on TDAN.com.  I am also looking to add Feature Columns that will run quarterly in the third month of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

Data Governance Research Paper on Starting a Data Governance Program

The ASG-sponsored DATAVERSITY Data Governance Research Paper is now available.  The title of the paper from Robert S. Seiner and Charles Roe is "Navigating the Data Governance Landscape: Analysis of How to Start a Data Governance Program".  You can visit this link to get more information and download the paper.

New Content - December 2013

New Articles for December 2013:

-- Extending the Model - Derived Attributes
By David C. Hay

-
- The Data Governance Ecosystem
By Stefan Nguyen
-- Big Data - Within, At, Outside Company Boundaries

By Ashu Bhatia

-- Getting the Business to Speak Up About Data Governance

By Robert S. Seiner

New Feature Columns for December 2013:

-- Real-World Data Governance - December 2013
By Robert S. Seiner
-- The Decision Model - December 2013
By Barbara von Halle & Larry Goldberg
-- Business Rules - December 2013
by Ronald G. Ross 
 

Special Features for December 2013:

-- The Evolving Data Modeler Skillset
By Steve Hoberman
 -- Interview with the 2013 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner
By Robert S. Seiner with Pablo Riboldi (LDS Church)

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsorships:

Please visit the web sites for these events by clicking through their banners on the TDAN.com site.  TDAN.com promotes the industry leading events through the publishing of papers, banners, links and reviews of the best of the best industry events:

-- The Data Warehousing Institute - World Conference OR 2013
The Data Warehousing Institute
December 8-15, 2013 - Orlando, FL

-- 2014 AMIfs Annual Profitability & Risk Conference *
Association for Management Information in Financial Services
March 19-21, 2014 - Las Vegas, NV

-- Enterprise Data World 2014 *
DATAVERSITY and DAMA International

April 27-May 1, 2014 - Austin, TX

-- Data Governance & Information Quality Conference 2014
Dataversity and DEBTECH International
June 23-26, 2014 - San Diego, CA

* Robert S. Seiner, Publisher of TDAN.com, President of KIK Consulting & Data Governance Specialist, will be speaking at this event.

Thank you very much for your continued interest and support of The Data Administration Newsletter. The newsletter's success is closely tied to the submissions of excellent articles by industry specialists and practitioners like you. If you are interested in publishing an article, please let me know as soon as possible. The deadlines typically fall monthly before new content is added.  Do you have an article in you? I hope to hear from you.

Please let me know your thoughts on the new format for the emails. The use of this new subscription and email process is a work-in-progress. Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com and this new process are always welcome.

Have a great month.
Robert S. Seiner

President & Principal
KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC
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