Manage data effectively in the cloud.
Advance your organization’s cloud adoption strategy with CDMC – the Cloud Data Management Capabilities framework – to confidently migrate, manage and protect your data in cloud/hybrid cloud ecosystems.
Conduct an objective self-assessment or use a CDMC Authorized Partner to identify gaps and define priorities in cloud adoption.
Define and govern your business case for cloud data management as well as opportunities for automations.
Ensure your business’s cloud strategy is centered on best practices for migrating, creating and managing data in the cloud data.
CDMC was developed with the expertise of hundreds of cross-industry professionals to ensure its sound guidance.
CDMC’s framework flexibly supports your cloud data priorities while producing trackable progress and measurable results.
CDMC defines the key controls required to protect data in cloud environments and meet data privacy requirements around the world.
Cloud adoption in any business requires identifying and assessing the data management capabilities and processes your organization needs to achieve your objectives. It also requires defining the business case and obtaining investment. Built by hundreds of data, business and cloud technology experts, CDMC provides the comprehensive and objective framework to produce a clear set of requirements with benchmark comparisons to your stakeholders to secure necessary funding for your program.
Develop a “cloud-savvy” data organization with comprehensive training. Our CDMC training courses and professional certification aligns with the framework itself, ensuring that all staff and executives know what the capabilities are and how they can be implemented to build a more comprehensive, effective and compliant cloud data management and analytics organization.
Conduct an assessment of your cloud or hybrid-cloud ecosystem either internally or with the additional outside expertise and experience of a CDMC Authorized Partner. Evaluate your programs, educate stakeholders, identify gaps and compare ongoing progress against industry peers. Monitor ongoing progress with consistent scoring, tracking of metrics and benchmarking.
Ensure that your valuable data assets are at the core of your organization’s cloud adoption strategy. CDMC defines the requirements to successfully implement cloud while protecting your data with confidence. CDMC’s framework is flexible, allowing you to prioritize what aspects of cloud data management and analytics your business focuses on to align with your overall cloud roadmap.
The CDMC framework includes 14 Key Controls & Automations for protecting sensitive data, such as Personally Identifiable Information (PII), Company or Client Identifiable Information and Material Non-Public Information (MNPI). The controls define key requirements – such as data monitoring, ownership, sovereignty, entitlements and access, security and retention – to effectively manage and reduce data risks in cloud environments.
CDMC was developed by EDM Council’s CDMC Working Group, with 300+ professionals participating from 100+ firms, including the world’s major cloud service providers (CSPs) – AWS, Google Cloud, IBM and Microsoft – plus leading financial firms, consultancies, technology firms and numerous corporations.
The CDMC 14 Key Controls & Automation are introduced as part of the full CDMC v1 Framework. Download the 14 Key Controls document to review the business and regulatory requirements for managing sensitive data in the cloud.
CDMC is built as a series of 14 Key Controls, spanning objectives, questions, artifacts of evidence and criteria for scoring.
CDMC measures your ability to manage data in the cloud using a scoring matrix to evaluate engagement and processes with auditable evidence.
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Access an array of downloads, tools and professional support to take your data program to the next level with CDMC
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