Data Quality - Role (data steward)

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1 - Data Steward

Sometime, you can meet this term. The data steward is responsible for driving organizational agreement on definitions, business rules, and permissible domain value for the data warehouse data and then publishing and reinforcing these definition and rules.

Historically, this role was referred to as data administration. However, it's much better if the data steward role is staffed by the subject matter experts from the business community .


3 - Reference

  • An architecture for data quality by Ralph Kimball