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Effectiveness - definition(s)

Effectiveness - Deals with information being relevant and pertinent to the business process as well as being delivered in a timely, correct, consistent and usable manner. (COBIT definition). 

Source: The Data Governance Institute, 01 December 2009 15:21:07, External

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Effectiveness - The state of having produced a decided on or desired effect.

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Source: American Society for Quality, 20 September 2010 08:11:02, External

Effectiveness - Effectiveness refers to the degree to which a planned effect is achieved. Planned activities are effective if these activities are realized. Similarly, planned results are effective if these results are actually achieved. For example, an effective process is one that realizes planned activities and achieves planned results. Similarly, an effective set of characteristics or specifications is one that has the potential to realize planned activities and achieve planned results.

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Source: Praxium Research Group Ltd, 09 March 2011 08:03:09, External 






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