Data governance provides oversight and management of data as a key enterprise asset, based on development and implementation of policies, standards and practices that can add value to any enterprise. Data governance includes the people, processes and technologies needed to manage and protect the company’s data assets in order to guarantee generally understandable, correct, complete, trustworthy, secure and discover able corporate data. This overview will enable you to understand the importance of data governance and its role in digital economy. You will learn about key aspects of data governance in terms of data architecture and design principles, data classification, policies and standards. What you learn in this course will give you an essential foundation in all the areas of data management within an organization.