"providing the right knowledge to the right people at the right time so they can make the best decisions." - Gordon Petrash


The objectives of the Knowledge Management Initiative at ECU are to:

  1. Increase the quality of data by establishing university-wide data standards, systems, and processes as well as data definitions, data warehouse elements, and uses.
  2. Increase the availability of accurate, timely, and reliable data to customers and stakeholders to inform and guide decision-making.
  3. Enhance internal efficiencies and effectiveness through knowledge sharing and implementing best practices.
  4. Ensure data security and confidentiality by establishing as series of rules, regulations, and standard operating procedures governing institutional data and information.