In this Community Summit North America 2022 moment, Ryan Pennett, Vice President of Business Development, QWARE, explains why data governance is necessary.
00:08 – Data governance is necessary due to security reasons – users want their information protected and government agencies will require it. It is crucial that data is protected internally and externally.
00:39 – Developing a substantial data governance plan will ensure there is a road map to follow so that employees within organizations have the proper access and are in compliance with government regulations.
01:13 – Pennett reviews the various compliance regulations for government agencies in Europe and the United States.
02:15 – Data governance is also important because it is a way to avoid inconsistent data silos, which are a result of poor integration.
02:54 – Ensuring there is a solid data governance plan in place to define the various factors will demonstrate to employees and regulatory agencies how data is categorized in a system.