Data
The What, Why & How of Data Governance

The What, Why & How of Data Governance

  Data governance is an engine. And like other engines, it needs fuel to power your organization up the data value chain. How you handle the data collected and stored within your organization is not only vital for security and compliance but also for decision...

Why Technical Debt is the #1 Challenge Holding You Back

Why Technical Debt is the #1 Challenge Holding You Back

We live in the age of consumerism, always wanting more and willing to incur debt to get it. And that includes those of us in the association industry, especially when it comes to our technology platforms. The wave of hyper-competitiveness has pushed associations to...

Creating a Data Quality Dashboard

Creating a Data Quality Dashboard

One of my clients maintains a dashboard of key metrics that is shared with their board of directors quarterly.  All the metrics shared are related to the association’s overall strategic plan and track progress on goals.  One of those data points is their...

Did COVID-19 Eat My Information Security?

Did COVID-19 Eat My Information Security?

Rick Bawcum, CEO, CISSP – Cimatri Take a deep breath… Your organization has survived the shift to Work From Home (WFH), your  team did a good job implementing your Business Continuity Plan, and you are starting to think about what the ‘new normal’ actually looks like...

6 Red Flags that You Have a Data Quality Problem

6 Red Flags that You Have a Data Quality Problem

The following are “red flags” that you might have a data quality problem in your association.  The good news is that each of these things is fixable, and you can set up an ongoing data quality program that will benefit the association in so many ways.

Cimatri announces Info-Tech partnership

Cimatri announces Info-Tech partnership

January 24, 2020 - Washington, DC Cimatri is proud to announce our partnership with Info-Tech Research Group. Info-Tech Research Group is the world’s fastest growing and most innovative IT research and advisory firm, proudly serving over 36,000 IT professionals. They...