Importance of Data governance within an organization

This is an essay that identifies the importance of data governance within an organization. Also, the paper identifies the benefits that data governance has brought to organization.

Importance of Data governance within an organization

First explain the concept of data governance and its importance or benefits that data governance has brought to organization.. What is the definition of data governance? What are the data governance structures involving in an organization? Then, identify two organizations that have benefited from implementing a technology that improved their data governance.  Explain the involvement of data governance to how the two organization operate the business. These organizations may be ones you have personal experience with or that you have identified and studied through research. Examples of these technologies can be identified here https://www.eckerson.com/articles/technologies-for-data-governance-in-a-self-service-world

Secondly, briefly describe both organizations and then answer the following questions for each: What are the types of technologies available for the the purpose of data governance? What technology did they implement? Explain the implementation of the technology. Why did they choose‌‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍ that technology? What business factors were evaluated prior to implementation? Identify critically what information deficiencies existed prior to implementation? What benefits were there after implementing the technology? Do the benefits associated with the technology outweigh the costs?

Thirdly, in answering the questions, ensure that the answers are written in a well structure. Additionally, you can use other sources apart from the one provided below to answer the questions.

Lastly, in writing this paper you are to use this source as reference for the assignment questions. The Reference is – Pollard, C., Turban, E., Wood, G. (2018). Information technology for management: On-demand strategies for performance, growth, and sustainability (11th ed.)‌‌‍‌‌‍‍‍‌‍‍‌‍‍‍‌‌‌‍. You can use other references that are relating to the essay topic and question.  Additionally, the paper to follow the APA styling and formatting guidelines. Use Times New Roman font, Size- 12, and the paper should be Double spaced.