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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.

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October 2010 Archives

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10/01/10 - The Data Administration Newsletter (TDAN.com)



Dear TDAN.com Readers,


The new issue (October 2010) of The Data Administration Newsletter (TDAN.com) was posted to the internet on October 1st.  Thank you, as always, for being a reader.


The October issue contains New Articles from Bill Lewis (Data-Driven Molecular Specifications), David Wells (Data Governance Infrastructure), David C. Hay (Different Kinds of Data Models: History and a Suggestion) and Richard Ordowich (Data Governance - What happened to the CIO?).  Feature Columns have been added from Steve Hoberman (The Data Modeling Addict - October 2010), Craig S. Mullins (The Database Report - October 2010), Tim Graettinger (Data Mining in Practice - October 2010) and Daniel Sutherland (The Data Maze - October 2010).  A Special Feature was added from Davida Berger (If You Missed the Data Governance Conference in June - Plan to Join Us in December).  Links to blogs & articles from other publications and data-related news stories continue to be updated weekly.


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 second and third months of each quarter.  Please send me an email with your ideas.


The October 2010 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 OCTOBER 2010:


-- Data-Driven Molecular Specifications


By Bill Lewis


-- Data Governance Infrastructure


By David Wells


-- Different Kinds of Data Models: History and a Suggestion


By David C. Hay


-- Data Governance - What happened to the CIO?

What do YOU think?


By Richard Ordowich


NEW Feature Columns Added for OCTOBER 2010:


-- The Data Modeling Addict - October 2010

10 Steps for Completing the High-Level Data Model - The Overview


by Steve Hoberman


 -- The Database Report - October 2010

Reporting on Database Industry News from July through September 2010


by Craig S. Mullins               


-- Data Mining in Practice - October 2010

Nuts and Bolts of Data Mining: Classifiers & ROC Curves


by Tim Graettinger               


-- The Data Maze - October 2010

Data Archiving Success


by Dan Sutherland               


NEW Special Features Added for OCTOBER 2010:


-- If You Missed the Data Governance Conference in June

Plan to Join Us in December

Written by Davida Berger



-- The 2010 Data Governance Best Practice Award Recognizes the British Army

Press Release from DebTech International, TDAN.com, Wilshire Conferences



-- Interview with 2010 Data Governance Best Practice Award Winner

Robert S. Seiner Interviews Brigadier Richard Nugee of The British Army



Also on the Pages of TDAN.com this Month:


-- Book Reviews



-- Updated Conference List



-- Updated Business Resource Section



-- Updated Book List



-- Special Features



-- Updated Company & Product List



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:


-- Data Management, Information Quality and DW/BI Conference Europe 2010


IRMUK, DAMA & Information Impact Intl

November 3-5, 2010 - London, UK


-- Financial Information Management Association (FIMA) Europe 2010


Worldwide Business Research

November 16-18, 2010 - London, UK


-- TDWI World Conference - Fall 2010


The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)

November 7-12, 2010 - Orlando, Florida


-- Data Governance Winter Conference - 2010 *


DebTech International & Wilshire Conferences

December 8-10, 2010 - Orlando, Florida


-- TDWI World Conference - Winter 2011 *


The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI)

February 13-18, 2011 - Las Vegas, Nevada


* 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




The Data Administration Newsletter, LLC



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