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For data governance, this means defining an entity (the DG program) that is a distinct blend of governance functions where the various aspects of DG are touched by the organization. The federation of a data governance program is a definition of where and how standards will be applied across various layers and segments of an organization. This is best understood by looking at another federated organization—the United States government. Politically, the United States is a federation, an organization of states with a federal oversight layer. In the United States, some activities of government are central. There is a central military and reserve banking system. Other functions of government operate at the state or l...

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Federation and DG