Chapter 7 DATA CROSS-REFERENCING CONCEPT
Data cross-referencing greatly improves data understanding.
The next step after a data inventory is to cross-reference the inventoried data to a common data architecture. Cross-referencing data to a common data architecture solves the second problem with disparate data. Most organizations do not fully understand the content and meaning of their disparate data. Data cross-referencing builds on the understanding gained in the data inventory and provides organizations with a full understanding of the content, meaning, structure, and integrity of disparate data.
Chapter 7 describes the concepts and principles for cross-referencing the inventoried data to a common data architecture. The next chapter describes ...