TECH BUYER Aug 2017 - IDC PeerScape - Doc # AP42924317
IDC PeerScape: Data Governance Practices for the Digital Transformation Journey
By: Kar Leong Tew, Michael Lee, Avinav Trigunait, Daniel-Zoe JimenezAssociate Vice President, Digital Transformation (DX), Future Enterprise, and SMB
The impact of data governance on a business — particularly as it evolves to become a digital enterprise — is potentially huge as data does not only support decisions and internal processes today, it also helps improve customer experience and create new products and business models. On the other hand, the lack of data governance can pose significant financial and reputational risks to businesses in the digital age. In this document, we use examples from various regions for companies in Asia/Pacific and to illustrate that the challenges they face are on a global scale.