Category: BI

Data Naming Standards

by on July 30, 2014 3:50 pm
A detailed set of naming standards for data elements in BICC-sponsored reporting projects has been approved by the data stewardship steering committee (SUDS-SC) and the BICC steering committee. These standards support the use of official names that serve as unambiguous identifiers of specific entities and data elements. Official names are intended for broad audiences who… Read more Data Naming Standards

User support for research query environment

by on February 22, 2014 5:42 pm
In response to user requests, a subgroup of SUDS-SPO has collaborated with the reporting environment development team to provide user support via mouseover text for folders in the OBI research ad hoc query environment. These provide key details about data definitions and usage. For example: The Fact folder contains “Amounts (dollars, etc.) associated with SeRA… Read more User support for research query environment

BICC Monthly – DG in 2012 Presentation, 2/13/2012

by on February 12, 2012 7:38 pm
Presentation given on 2/13/2012 to the Stanford BICC: DG at Stanford in 2012

The Data Governance Organization

by on January 25, 2012 9:25 am
A key aspect of data governance is the formalization of roles and responsibilities.  Although it may not be feasible to move directly to the goal state in the near term, having a well defined target and agreement upon this strategic goal will help align stakeholders and assure that tactical activities have a consistent direction.  For… Read more The Data Governance Organization

BICC Monthly – Developing Business Metadata Presentation, 11/21/2011

by on November 21, 2011 11:30 am
Presentation #3: Developing Business Metadata Presentation