Matt Gardner

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Matt Gardner is a certified SAP Associate with a strong background in Enterprise Information Management. Matt’s background as a Database Analyst, provides a strong foundation for his role at DATUM where he focuses on rules/standards/metrics, Data Management Organizations, business process optimization, and the design and implementation of data governance platforms. In his free time, Matt enjoys social activities with friends, surfing, soccer, and travel. He graduated from Georgia Southern University as a Bachelor of Business Administration in Information Systems, ERP.
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The Key to Successful Information Governance is DATA

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In my experience, companies commonly lack understanding of the role of data in their business. To those of us who have careers in data, it seems quite clear that data is the foundational layer behind all business processes. But business leaders sometimes struggle to make the connection between the two. More business leaders are starting to see the value in Information Governance but many fail to really see that the building blocks of everything comes down to the data itself.

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3 Reasons Why Organizations Hire MDM Consultants

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The first step toward implementing a sustainable data governance strategy is to build a strong business case. But, building a business case for data can be a daunting task. The need to estimate actual costs and benefits and to quantify value is high because even though everyone likes operational efficiencies, more trustworthy analytics, etc., these simply do not hold as much weight as positive impacts on the bottom line.

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