Taking the first steps toward data quality

The basics of defining a data quality program

From the developerWorks archives

Elizabeth Dial and Cameron Crotty

Date archived: January 13, 2017 | First published: April 30, 2010

How do you create a data quality project or program? What specific steps should you take, and why? What should you focus on and what can you leave alone? This article outlines smart moves you can make to kick-start your data quality efforts, and presents a plan for initiating a data quality program.

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