The Role of a Fact-Based Model for Defining Data Quality

  • Inge LemmensEmail author
  • Lars Ritzen
  • Olivier Vijgen
  • Koen Souren
  • Calvin Slangen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11231)


Increasing expectations of customers, the need for operational efficiency and an increasing amount of regulations to fulfill forces organizations to create true value out of their data. Creating this true value can only be achieved if the data is of the correct quality. Ensuring correct quality requires not only insights in the rules that apply to the data, but also entails ensuring that the correct meaning is associated with the data. In this paper we demonstrate how a fact-based model serves as the basis for implementing a data quality program at Loyalis.


Fact-based model Data quality DMBok cogNIAM 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Inge Lemmens
    • 1
    Email author
  • Lars Ritzen
    • 2
  • Olivier Vijgen
    • 2
  • Koen Souren
    • 2
  • Calvin Slangen
    • 2
  1. 1.PNAHeerlenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.LoyalisHeerlenThe Netherlands

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