Monday, 16 November 2020 15:55

WEBINAR INVITE: Dr Jon Gray hosting live Data Governance Nov 19 at 1pm AEDT, see video

By

Dr Jonathan Gray, the CEO and Chief Data Scientist at Catapult BI will present a free 30 minute webinar on Data Governance and its importance for organisations in regulated industries and the Public Sector, at 1pm AEDT on Thursday, November 19, 2020.

WATCH THE VIDEO INTERVIEW EMBEDDED BELOW. Established in 2004, Catapult BI is a subsidiary of Dialog Information Technology, and is billed as "one of Australia’s leading consulting firms specialising in business analytics, business insight solutions and corporate performance management solutions".

The Dialog Group was established in 1979, and is described as "Australia’s leading privately owned IT services organisation, employing over 1,200 consultants nationally", not only having Catapult BI on its roster, but Access HQ and IceMedia, too, and has been presenting a series of six expert webinars to give clients the knowledge and insight they need to deliver technology excellent.

These presentations have been from the Heads of Dialog's Solution Groups or the CEOs of some of Dialog's companies, and they are providing leading ideas and methodologies that Dialog says it has implemented with some of its most innovative clients.

The next webinar is on Data Governance, hosted by Dr Jonathan Gray, on Thursday 19 November, 2020, at 1pm AEDT for 30 minutes, with free registration here

My video interview with Dr Gray is embedded immediately below, after which we look at what Data Governance is, plus more - please read on!

So, what is Data Governance?

Catapult BI describes Data Governance as being about "defining and continuously improving the lifecycle policies, processes, rules, and roles by which data is managed and consumed across the organisation.

"Data has become a critically important asset for organisations to leverage, to innovate and increase productivity. 

"Data Governance is required to establish an understanding, manage access, change, and maintain the trust that establishes and sustains value Human and system-generated data enters the business as raw material and through governance becomes valued, trusted.

"Data Governance helps ensure that the best data is fit for purpose, by the right people, enabling the business to harvest its value to drive growth. Data Governance reduces the risks that arise from improper use of data, breaches of privacy regulations, or the inability to attest to data accuracy as required by regulations or industry standards".

The company lists the benefits as follows:

  • Speeds time to trusted data value
  • Increases business agility
  • Reduces risk of noncompliance
  • Decreases cost of data storage, processing, and management
  • Allows business to manage the growing amount of data

The company also has a quote which states: “You can’t do analytics on data that you can’t find, and you can’t govern what you don’t know", with more information on Data Governance here

So, to find out more on Data Governance and Dr Jonathan Gray, and its importance for organisations in regulated industries and the Public Sector, we decided to speak to him directly to find out more, with the video interview embedded above.

During the free 30 minute webinar on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at 1pm AEDT, Dr Gray “will address some of the frameworks provided by DAMA for managing Data Governance, and the additional benefits of the approach Catapult BI takes for their clients”, and more. 

A pertinent slide from the webinar is the Data Governance “Wheel” as you can see below, which Dr Gray talked about in my video interview and which he will explain in greater detail during the webinar.

You can register for the free webinar here now

 


Subscribe to ITWIRE UPDATE Newsletter here

Now’s the Time for 400G Migration

The optical fibre community is anxiously awaiting the benefits that 400G capacity per wavelength will bring to existing and future fibre optic networks.

Nearly every business wants to leverage the latest in digital offerings to remain competitive in their respective markets and to provide support for fast and ever-increasing demands for data capacity. 400G is the answer.

Initial challenges are associated with supporting such project and upgrades to fulfil the promise of higher-capacity transport.

The foundation of optical networking infrastructure includes coherent optical transceivers and digital signal processing (DSP), mux/demux, ROADM, and optical amplifiers, all of which must be able to support 400G capacity.

With today’s proprietary power-hungry and high cost transceivers and DSP, how is migration to 400G networks going to be a viable option?

PacketLight's next-generation standardised solutions may be the answer. Click below to read the full article.

CLICK HERE!

WEBINAR PROMOTION ON ITWIRE: It's all about webinars

These days our customers Advertising & Marketing campaigns are mainly focussed on webinars.

If you wish to promote a Webinar we recommend at least a 2 week campaign prior to your event.

The iTWire campaign will include extensive adverts on our News Site itwire.com and prominent Newsletter promotion https://www.itwire.com/itwire-update.html and Promotional News & Editorial.

This coupled with the new capabilities 5G brings opens up huge opportunities for both network operators and enterprise organisations.

We have a Webinar Business Booster Pack and other supportive programs.

We look forward to discussing your campaign goals with you.

MORE INFO HERE!

BACK TO HOME PAGE
Alex Zaharov-Reutt

One of Australia’s best-known technology journalists and consumer tech experts, Alex has appeared in his capacity as technology expert on all of Australia’s free-to-air and pay TV networks on all the major news and current affairs programs, on commercial and public radio, and technology, lifestyle and reality TV shows. Visit Alex at Twitter here.

Share News tips for the iTWire Journalists? Your tip will be anonymous

WEBINARS ONLINE & ON-DEMAND

GUEST ARTICLES

VENDOR NEWS

Guest Opinion

Guest Interviews

Guest Reviews

Guest Research

Guest Research & Case Studies

Channel News

Comments