Business leaders are increasingly aware of the significance of an effective data integration strategy to accomplish business results. In fact, data integration has been the fastest-growing area of critical focus for CFOs during the last five years. However, it is also the area where CFOs note the largest gap in the effectiveness of their business relative to its importance (34 percent). The awareness of the importance at the CFO level may seem surprising, but when you consider that so much of their effectiveness and ability to comply with regulations is driven by having trusted information, it makes sense.
How do forward-thinking business leaders help ensure that the data empowering their strategic initiatives is comprehensive and trustworthy? How do you ensure that high-quality, reliable data is driving your business decisions? Start by asking yourself these five questions.