Data management is an overarching term that refers to all aspects of creating, housing, delivering, maintaining and retiring data with the goal of valuing data as a corporate asset.

NewsAmid the Ebola outbreak in Western Africa -- which has triggered Ebola fears in North America -- some pundits now position Big Data applications as a way to get ahead of the disease. If that's true, how come Big Data offerings didn't spot Ebola trends far earlier in the current outbreak cycle -- or did they?
Information Management's DM RadioThe Internet of Things is upon us! While Skynet will hopefully remain a figment of movie-making imagination, the whole IoT concept does pose tremendous promise -- and challenge -- for the world of information managers. How can the IoT augment, or even supplant traditional business intelligence? How can it transform operations across industries? Register for this episode of DM Radio to find out!
Information Management NewsTo make sense of banks' troves of customer data, executives like Wells Fargo's Charles Thomas must get colleagues throughout their organizations to agree on things – like the definition of "customer."
CommentaryImagine a learning system that can replace the performance of your best employee to provide the same level of support across the organization.
Information Management's DM RadioThe Romans knew that effective leadership requires checks and balances. In the world of data management, many of the modern leaders are those who bring the business and IT camps together. These professionals are often called data stewards, and they help guide the process of building and managing effective solutions. Register for this episode of DM Radio to hear several experts discuss how data stewards can be empowered to do their jobs.
CommentaryData gathering, and therefore data management and analytics, play an important role in digital transformation efforts.
Information Management NewsOracle OpenWorld, held in San Francisco this week, featured a multitude of product introductions, including many in the areas of big data, analytics and mobility.
Information Management NewsDoes Hadoop mean that data models are no longer required? The answer to this question lies in the purpose of a data model and the needs of this type of environment.
Information Management NewsOracle Corp.’s Safra Catz, who was named Chief Executive Officer last month along with Mark Hurd, may be turning her dealmaking eye toward applications companies, where the software maker lags behind.
Information Management NewsThe government is working on a “refresh” of the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan to advance technology beyond electronic health records.
Information Management NewsReal-time data analysis will define the next generation of manufacturing execution systems worldwide, says Frost & Sullivan
With so much hype about big data, it's difficult for data managers and IT leaders to understand how to exploit data’s potential. Gartner, Inc. dispels five myths to help IT leaders evolve their information infrastructure strategies.
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