Category Archives: Information

Information Audits are an Opportunity, Not a Police Action

The first goal when auditing information systems is typically to identify policies exist and are enforced around responsible management of data.  Audit controls, change tracking, security, access, integrity constraints, etc., can all be verified or recommended.  These are prudent practices … Continue reading

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Validating Data

originally published August 2012, http://www.EndecaCommunity.com The adage of “Garbage In and Garbage Out” is familiar, but the risk is also described as “Garbage In and Gospel Out”, a distinction which may resonate with many BI practitioners.  Particularly when dealing with … Continue reading

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An Approach to Data Obfuscation

originally published August 2012, http://www.EndecaCommunity.com There are 4 critical questions to explore in delivering an obfuscated MDEX data graph.  RealDecoys’ depth of experience in the traditional ETL space and with developing OEID solutions has produced a set of guidelines and a … Continue reading

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