Company Debuts Strong Performer in Data Governance Solutions Report
AUSTIN, Texas, July 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – data.world, the cloud-native enterprise data catalog company, today announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave ™: Data Governance Solutions, Q3 2021. The platform received the highest possible score in 11 criteria, including data governance and management, data discovery and access, and solution vision. The report states that, “For organizations looking to drive data analysis, collaboration and discovery through data governance programs or to expand their capabilities, data.world is a good choice.”
“Data governance solutions are the foundation for driving data usage across organizations and improving employee data literacy,” writes Achim Granzen, senior analyst at Forrester and author of Wave. The report says solutions need to reach a wide audience of users, including IT, data stewards, data scientists and compliance officers. The report also states that “core customers are using data.world’s data catalog for data discovery and collaboration, joining technical and business areas to simplify data analysis.”
“A radical shift in data governance practices is underway, driven by an existential need for digital transformation and business optimization,” said Brett Hurt, CEO and co-founder of data.world. “Agile data governance focuses on making data a first-class citizen in the organization, alongside infrastructure and applications, and on improving the value of data over time by encouraging accessibility, contribution and collaboration of everyone in the company. We’re excited to see Forrester recognize, in our view, that data governance can be as much about business value as it is about compliance and privacy. “
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data.world makes it easy to get clear, precise and quick answers to any business question. Our cloud-native data catalog maps your siled distributed data to familiar and cohesive business concepts, creating a unified body of knowledge that anyone can find, understand, and use. data.world is an Austin-based B-certified company and public benefit corporation that is home to the world’s largest open data collaborative community. Visit data.world for more information and expert advice.
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