Such a program governance will only be effective if it is closely aligned with the program itself not just its “open data” goals.
I’m currently migrating this web site to the more mobile friendly Squarespace 7 platform located here.
I’ve been very pleased with the look and feel of the new template. Experimenting with different fonts, sizes, colors, and appearance of various elements is remarkably easy, as it was with Squarespace 5. But I’m finding that “cleanup” process to be long and tedious
We’re probably going to see an increasing number of of reports like Genetic Drivers of Immune Response to Cancer Discovered Through ‘Big Data’ Analysis where access to and analysis of a large body of previously collected data leads to significant findings.
As much as I enjoy using Chrome OS, I would think long and hard before recommending it to someone else especially someone who has to work “in the real world” where organizations still operate with local storage and networking infrastructure.
Creating a data program governance strategy is not unlike creating other types of enterprise business strategies.
Whatever the environment, new data management and analysis technology may be important, but success and sustainability will also be driven by how we manage it and by how successful we are in putting data users and their priorities into the driver’s seat.
Know also that I intend to ignore polling numbers as the election season ramps up. For all the reasons suggested above I believe that polling numbers released to the public without serious methodological detail will be worthless and not to be trusted.