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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

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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.

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September 2009 Archives

This note is to let you know that there is still space available to register for a 2-DAY PUBLIC DATA GOVERNANCE SEMINAR in Pittsburgh in October.  Here are the details:

 

How to Build & Implement "Non-Invasive Data Governance"
and Data Stewardship Programs

 

2-Day Public Seminar - October 12 & 13, 2009

 

Instructed by Robert S. Seiner - KIK Consulting & TDAN.com

 

Sheraton Station Square, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

 

One Attendee = $779.40* /  Two Attendees = $1299.00*

 

Click here to request a copy of the brochure for the
2-DAY PUBLIC DATA GOVERNANCE SEMINAR in Pittsburgh in October.

 

* Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks and Beverages provided at no cost both days.  One-on-One consultation time will be available to anybody who registers.  This price will be in effect until the course has sold out (25 people) or until October 2 (whichever comes sooner).  A reduced rate at the Sheraton in Pittsburgh is also in effect until October 2.  Mention "KIK Consulting" when calling (412) 261-2000 to make your hotel reservations.

 

Please take a look at these Data Governance articles on TDAN.com to better understand what I mean by the Non-Invasive Approach.  I appreciate all feedback.

 

-- What is "Non-Invasive Data Governance"?

 

-- Data Governance Communications Planning - September 2009

 

-- What Does It Mean to 'Govern' Data?July 2009

 

-- Data Governance and Dancing in the RainJune 2009

 

-- Data Governance Value StatementsMay 2009

 

-- The Data Governance TestApril 2009

 

Thank you very much for your continued interest in the TDAN.com publication. 

 

I hope to see you in Pittsburgh in October.

 

Best Regards,

Bob Seiner

 

 

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Robert S. Seiner

KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC - http://www.KIKconsulting.com

The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC - http://www.TDAN.com

mailto:rseiner@tdan.com / 412.220.9643 / Fax 9644

 

Click here to request a copy of the brochure for the
2-DAY PUBLIC DATA GOVERNANCE SEMINAR in Pittsburgh in October.

 

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Can you really get Data Governance for $779.40?  That is the reduced price for a single seat in the two day "How to Build a 'Non-Invasive Data Governance' Program" Seminar that will be taught by Robert S. Seiner & KIK Consulting in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (US) on October 12 & 13, 2009.  A second option is 2-for-1 registrations at $1299.00.  A third option (newest) is to only purchase the seminar materials (workbook, slides, templates, tools, ...) without attending the seminar, with or without one-on-one consultation time.  These prices, as well as reduced hotel rates, are available until the seminar is sold out or through October 2.  Click the highlighted text to request the brochure for the two day seminar in Pittsburgh in October.

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09/01/09 - THE DATA ADMINISTRATION NEWSLETTER, LLC

http://www.TDAN.com

 

Dear TDAN.com Readers,

 

The new issue (September 2009) of The Data Administration Newsletter (TDAN.com) was posted to the internet on September 1st.  Earlier this summer, TDAN.com marked the 12th Anniversary of the publication.  Thank you for being a reader.

 

The September issue contains New Articles from Robert S. Seiner (Data Governance Communications Planning), James Luisi & Mark Gleason (Architecture Made Easy, Part 6 - Metrics-Driven Principles: The Philosophy of Information Architecture), Peter Benson (Data Portability - The Antidote to Data "Lock-In" - It is About the Data - The Quality of the Data) and Satyajeet Dhumne (Proven Strategies for Large-Scale Data Migration Projects). 

 

Three Feature Columns have been added including the introduction of a quarterly column from Barbara Von Halle & Larry Goldberg (The Decision Model - September 2009 - Turning Data Management on its Ear?), and new columns from Joe Celko (SELECT * FROM Celko - Having the Right Angle) and Jennifer Hay (BI Career Development - New Dimensions in Career Networking: Creating Your Visual Portfolio)

 

Special Features were added this month from Dan Sutherland (DBAs Reinvented), Robert S. Seiner, Barbara von Halle & Larry Goldberg (Interview with Authors of 'The Decision Model') and David Hay (Review of 'The Decision Model').  Links to blogs from other publications and data-related news stories have been updated as well.

 

CALL FOR ARTICLES AND FEATURE COLUMNS
 

PLEASE send me articles you are interested in having published through this award winning publication.  I am still looking to add one more Feature Column that will run quarterly in March, June, September and December.  Please send me an email with your ideas.

THE SEPTEMBER 2009 ISSUE

 

I am always interested in your feedback regarding the new issue.  Please feel free to contact me with suggestions and comments.  A form has been set up through the Contact tab to submit these comments.  Thanks.

 

NEW Articles Added for SEPTEMBER 2009:

 

-- Data Governance Communications Planning
The Data Governance Communications Plan Matrix

By Robert S. Seiner

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/11343

 

-- Architecture Made Easy, Part 6
Metrics-Driven Principles: The Philosophy of Information Architecture

By James Luisi & Mark Gleason

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/11308

 

-- Data Portability - The Antidote to Data "Lock-In" - It is About the Data

by Peter Benson

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/11187

 

-- Proven Strategies for Large-Scale Data Migration Projects
By Satyajeet Dhumne

http://www.tdan.com/view-articles/11185

 

NEW Feature Columns Added for SEPTEMBER 2009:

 

-- The Decision Model - September 2009 - New Column!

Turning Data Management on its Ear?
by Barbara Von Halle & Larry Goldberg
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/11326

 

-- SELECT * FROM Celko - September 2009
Having the Right Angle
by Joe Celko

http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/11326

 

-- BI Career Development - September 2009
New Dimensions in Career Networking: Creating Your Visual Portfolio

by Jennifer Hay
http://www.tdan.com/view-featured-columns/11310

 

Special Features Added Recently:

 

-- DBAs Reinvented - Precursor to new Feature Column "The Data Maze" starting in October

By Dan Sutherland

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/11305

 

-- Interview with Barb von Halle & Larry Goldberg
by Robert S. Seiner with Barb von Halle & Larry Goldberg on their new book

"The Decision Model: A Business Logic Framework Linking Business and Technology"

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/10997

 

-- Book Review of Barb von Halle & Larry Goldberg's "The Decision Model" Book
by David C. Hay

http://www.tdan.com/view-special-features/10969

 

Also on the Pages of TDAN.com this Month:

 

-- Book Reviews

http://www.tdan.com/book_reviews/

 

-- Updated Conference List

http://www.tdan.com/events/

 

-- Updated Business Resource Section

http://www.tdan.com/b_resources/

 

-- Updated Book List

http://www.tdan.com/books/

 

-- Special Features

http://www.tdan.com/special_features/

 

-- Updated Company & Product List

http://www.tdan.com/c_and_p/

 

Industry Events / TDAN.com Media Sponsor & Speaking Engagements:

 

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:

 

 

-- ECCMA 10th Annual Conference 2009

Electronic Commerce Code Management Association

October 27-29, 2009 - Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (US)

http://eccma.org/2009ECCMAconf/ECCMA2009-home.php

 

-- Fall World Conference - TDWI

The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)

November 1-6, 2009 - Orlando, Florida (US)

http://www.tdwi.org/Orlando2009/

 

-- Data Management & Information Quality Conference Europe 2009

-- Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence Conference Europe 2009

IRM UK & DAMA International

November 2-4, 2009 - London, England (UK)

http://www.irmuk.co.uk/dm2009/

 

-- PASS Summit Unite 2009

Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS)

November 2-5, 2009 - Seattle, Washington (US)

http://summit2009.sqlpass.org

 

-- FIMA Europe 2009

Financial Information Management Association (FIMA)

November 9-11, 2009 - London, England (UK)

http://www.fima-europe.com

 

-- Winter World Conference - TDWI *

The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)

February 21-26, 2010 - Las Vegas, Nevada (US)

http://www.tdwi.org/

 

-- Enterprise Data World 2010

DAMA International & Wilshire Conferences

March 14-18, 2010 - San Francisco, California (US)

http://edw2010.wilshireconferences.com/

 

-- The Annual Data Governance Conference 2010

DebTech International & Wilshire Conferences

June 7-10, 2010 - San Diego, California (US)

http://www.dg-conference.com/

 

* 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 yourself.  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.

Comments on the new issue of TDAN.com are always welcome.
Have a great month.

Robert S. Seiner


President & Principal
KIK Consulting & Educational Services, LLC
www.KIKconsulting.com

Publisher
The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC
www.TDAN.com

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