The leading global trade association providing best practices, standards and education to data and business professionals in our data-driven world.What we do
The Data Excellence Program is the first program to recognize organizations that are committed to data excellence and continuous, sustained improvement based on globally recognized best practices. Join the program, and meet our Founders and Certified Partners!Learn more
See how your company’s cloud data management capabilities and data risk controls compares to others’ in this downloadable report – the first global cloud data benchmark!Download the Benchmark
Google Cloud clients migrating sensitive data to the cloud can do so with greater confidence now that Google Cloud has been certified against EDMC’s CDMC control frameworkLearn more
Expand your data acumen. EDM Council provides a range of interactive programs—from webinars to training courses to conferences—where professionals at all levels can learn the latest from today's data and analytics experts.
DCAM™—the Data Management Capability Assessment Model—defines the best practices and capabilities required to establish, enable and sustain a mature data management function.Learn more
CDMC™—Cloud Data Management Capabilities—is the world's first framework to manage data securely in the cloud and accelerate trusted adoption of cloud and multi-cloud environments.Learn more
The Open Knowledge Graph (OKG) Innovation Lab provides the forum for community collaboration across the graph ecosystem. Access the latest industry models, such as FIBO (Financial) and Automotive, and help develop the next best practice knowledge graph standards, training and shared ontologies.
By participating in a global community of data and analytics professionals, companies, organizations and individuals will be able to:
EDM Council solutions and programs empower data professionals to achieve their organizations’ objectives with well-founded, data-driven strategies.
“With DCAM, we have been able to unify our data strategy across TVS Motor entities and departments. We are now getting greater value out of our data, and it is now at the core of everything we do.”
"We're very excited to be the first cloud platform to adopt this new standard to help further accelerate the industry's move to the cloud."
"The use of DCAM will help to continually investigate our baseline and progress for data maturity."
"To measure the strength, effectiveness, and adoption levels of the Bank’s data management practices, the Bank regularly conducts independent DCAM assessments."
Many of our groups are open to both members and non-members. Simply register to engage online with your peers in a variety of key topics.