Data governance as is implied by the term focuses on the management of the quality, consistency, usability, security and availability of the information.
A relevant and accurate BI Solutions system of any company needs to incorporate strong guiding principles, decision making concerns and oversight procedures.
Objectives and benefits of BI Governance with e-Zest
We understand and implement the following organizational objectives:
Program planning, prioritization and funding processes, Architecture and Data Stewardship to support architectural polices and standards and ensure quality, consistency and integration respectively. Business change management is also an area of focus for us.
This helps integrate BI into all IT programs. BI Request prioritizing through BI governance encompasses: Project ROI, Organizational budget, Available internal expertise, Available project resource, IT infrastructure capacity and the enterprise strategic value.
This program for BI Governance ensures consistent data definitions, support of architectural policies and standards and Support Metadata Programs, SOA, Master Data Management (MDM) and Enterprise Data Management. It brings cross functional attention to integration challenges and identifies stakeholders, establishes decision rights and clarifies accountability.
The primary focus areas are – Standard Business Naming Standards, Entity Definitions, Calculation and Summarization definitions, Business Rules specification, entity and attribute aliases, data quality analysis, source of data for data warehouse and date security specification and retention criteria.
Business Change Management
Proper Change Management and training policies are established through this. It facilitates the user adoption process and promotes the overall use of BI across the business user community. The effective execution of BI Change Management:
- Fosters trust and reliability on the BI Solutions across the company
- Firmly entrenches BI across the enterprise
- Promotes the necessary business process changes to support the ongoing BI Initiatives
- Leverages business intelligence for all high value activities and
- Defines ongoing roles and responsibilities which are crucial to the success of BI.
Our effective BI governance offers the achievement of tangible business benefits and the meeting of the corporate objectives. Greater ROI is generated, Business and IT needs are tightly coupled and transparent and consistent processes established.
We work with all the leading BI tools listed below: