Data Governance

With the number of data sources, types, and formats growing, businesses are fast realizing an urgent need to invest in effective data governance solutions that can support current and future business needs such as:

  • Quick access to accurate and integrated data to shorten business decision cycles
  • Leverage data as a competitive advantage and realizing opportunities for increased revenues
  • Enhanced transparency and tighter control on cost structures
  • Better manage compliance-related aspects and business risks
  • Future ready – to be able to manage the exponentially increasing volume and variety of data

Virtusa's Data Governance ApproachVirtusa offers a process-driven approach for organizations’ diverse data needs, such as data governance, data architecture, change control, metadata management, master data management, records management, privacy protection, access management, etc. Our data governance offerings include:

  • Collaborative and modular approach divided into four logical units that are rolled out in phases to help enterprises graduate to their desired state on the data governance maturity path
  • Our technical capabilities span a wide range of products and a toolkit for automating Data Governance, which includes:
    • Business objectives, governance metrics, success measures and strategy
    • Data rules and definitions (rules, standards, data definitions, compliance requirements)
    • Data dictionary and metadata repository
    • Collection of decision rights and accountabilities
    • Repository of control mechanism


On March 3rd, 2016, Virtusa Corporation acquired a majority interest in Polaris Consulting & Services Limited. VirtusaPolaris, our new market-facing brand, represents the combined strengths of Virtusa and Polaris, including our strong software engineering heritage, deep domain expertise and focus on applying innovation to solving critical core business issues for clients., our new website is where we provide our latest thinking.