Data Custodians

Data Custodians are roles identified as creators, curators, updaters, and sharers of institutional data within specified contexts. Formally responsibility for data reliability and trustworthiness and efforts include informing data definitions and data classifications. A Data Custodian manages the actual data in the form of processes, extract-transform-load (ETL) procedures, access control, backups, and documentation. The Data Custodian is responsible for documenting solution schema and data lineage. Data Custodians are system administrators or application operators who are responsible for the management of solutions that collect, manage and provide access to institutional data.

Data Custodian