The Four Principles of Data Governance
There is a high awareness of the fact that data is one of the most important elements of modern business and business systems - and a major focus of establishing good controls. The article referenced below picks up on this theme and lays out four major principles of good data governance. They are (1) clear ownership, (2) value recognition, (3) effective data policies and procedures and (4) data quality. The article expands on these principles. It is on the Information Management site.