How it’s used
Know your data
Understand your data, its meaning, how it’s used by the business, and the policies and rules that govern it.
Trust your data
Enable confidence in the quality and the source of your data with a full understanding of content and usability.
Protect your data
Facilitate enterprise-wide data access without the risk of regulatory compliance violations.
Use your data
Spend less time searching and preparing data and more time putting it to use doing analytics to extract business value.
Benefits of data governance and privacy
Dive deeper with the ebook
Discover the key goals of data governance and privacy and view real-world industry examples.
Advanced data discovery
Find relevant assets from across the enterprise and at scale based on intelligent recommendations from IBM Watson® and peers.
Increase visibility across a distributed landscape by providing the right context and to help users access, identify and consume data.
Operationalize data quality
Establish data lineage and ensure use quality scores to improve data quality across structured data, unstructured data, AI models and notebooks.
Manage data policies
Protect data, manage compliance and audit-readiness, and maintain client trust with active policy management.
Trace and analyze how data is moved and consumed across all your applications and data sources.
Advanced data privacy
Autonomous enforcement of data and AI governance policies, providing automatic decisions to mask and protect data.
Data privacy risk assessment
Conduct automated privacy risk assessments on your data assets and obtain recommendations to mitigate the identified risks.
Enable self-service data consumption
Enable self-service access to trusted and governed data to quickly find, understand, prepare and use the data to drive business outcomes.
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Automate governance and data security with a data fabric.
Data governance and privacy case studies
Learn how IBM customers are using data fabric to build innovative solutions