Data Excellence encompasses the traditional data management and governance good practises, with the mission to embed them into the DNA of the organisation. Its primary goal is to influence the culture of the organisation; so its people become data citizens, assuming their responsibility toward business data by adopting the data code of conduct relevant and appropriate to them.
Data Excellence cares about business data in the operational and analytical worlds, contributing to business objectives through operational effectiveness and trusted decision making.
An organisation with a high-level of Data Excellence can broadly be seen to achieve the following:
1. They actively manage data and information
2. Decisions are built on trusted information
3. They assure the quality of data and information
4. They care about the sensitivity of data