The EDM Council is a 501(c)(6) non-profit trade association founded by the financial industry to elevate the practice of data management as a business and operational priority. The Council is a leading advocate for the development and implementation of data content standards and the publication of data management best practices.
Best Practices Working Group: Data Governance and Program Implementation
Kickoff meeting: 5 April Webinar recording
Best Practices Working Group: Data Management and Information Security
Kickoff meeting: 20 April Webinar recording
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Program of Work
Financial Industry Business Ontology (FIBO)™
Financial Industry Business Ontology
Data Management Capability Assessment Model (DCAM)™
DCAM™ is the documentation of the capabilities and best practices required to establish a sustainable data management program. The model was created based on the collective experience of data practitioners across the global financial information industry. It focuses on the practical capabilities needed to ensure trust and confidence in data content as a factor of input into business processes. Version 1.1 is now available for EDM Council members for internal use without additional fees. The content and scoring methodology are also available via license for use in data management program assessments.