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Empowering Seamless Data Governance with a New User Experience in Snowsight

At Snowflake, we are dedicated to helping our customers effectively mobilize their data while upholding stringent standards for compliance and data governance. We understand the importance of quick and proactive identification of objects requiring governance, as well as the implementation of protective measures using tags and policies.


How Data Governance Frameworks Benefit from Data Fabric

The value of data is no longer debatable. But the secret to unlocking that value still evades many organizations. Only 44% of data and analytics leaders think their teams are effective in providing value, according to a new Gartner® survey. And business users are still struggling, too, citing accessibility issues and complexity as barriers to data use. Combine this with low executive confidence in data, and it’s clear that data challenges are ubiquitous.


4 Key Pillars to Manage Information Assets

Data governance and management is a term that has become more commonplace in recent years. However, many organizations are still struggling with how to implement effective data governance and management strategies. This lack of focus is becoming more and more apparent as the importance of data management continues to grow. Here are the four key pillars that will help you successfully implement your data governance strategy.


Overcoming 9 Data Governance Challenges

Data governance is the process of managing and protecting data throughout its lifecycle. It involves establishing policies, procedures, and standards for how data is collected, stored, used, and shared. This requires systems that are complex to be put in place by several stakeholders across the organization. Many organizations look at selecting the right software to implement a framework.


Forget IT; Think Business Led Data Governance Initiative

A good data governance strategy should benefit all users of your organization’s data—not just those with technical responsibility for it. Recent years have seen the increasing importance of data as a strategic asset, as several companies have used it to unlock and create value. Increasingly, companies are turning to data governance programs as a foundational pillar of their data strategy (like data mesh) to improve their data sets’ quality, consistency, usability, and security.


Top Data Governance Tools for 2023

Five things you need to know about data governance tools: Data governance refers to the methodologies, procedures, and standards that control how your organization processes, manages, stores, and shares data. Legislation in your jurisdiction or industry — such as General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), and Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) — might require you to safeguard all the data that flows through your enterprise.