Data Onboarding Governance (DOG) Validation

Data driven decisions require robust and complete data sets.


With the drive towards ingesting all data, and making multiple business decisions, security analytics, and operational measurements, there is a need for a data onboarding process that is fast, detailed, and complete. Training new team members is a step by step approach to data onboarding is key to being able to constantly adapt the team and the process to the next data source, or the next data analytics project.

CyberQ DOG Audit

Data Validation is a key step in data onboarding to ensure that all data is present, all data parsing from all sources is complete and accurate

  • Data validation testing
  • Validation reporting
  • Workflow loop to correct issues
  • Re-validation step
  • Validated Data Report

Data Validation Testing

Customers can engage with CyberQ to help design an automated data log validation methodology to confirm all data is ready for consumption by the Data Analytics teams.

Teach and train

The purpose of CyberQ DOG Validation is to build a long term program for a customer that lives on beyond the services engagement and becomes part of the normal business for customers. 

Validation is a key step in ensuring the data is in the right format for all pre-written and new searches, AI Models and Automated response to properly function 


CyberQ DOG Validation is a step in a methodology, driven by the business, to deliver clean, proven, tested and documented data sets to the organization. Detailed reports per data set/data owner will be part of the final deliverables for  Validation 

Leave Behind Testing

Validation is a key step in the methodology that proves to the business that a given data set  is complete, and has the required information to make decisions. The methodology and tools built to automate the validation of data will become a part of the customers estate upon CyberQ completing the contract. Each custom designed tool set is based upon the log system, the data lake etc. 

Engaging CyberQ

CyberQ DOG Validation step can be purchased as an individual engagement, or as part of the entire CyberQ DOG program to design, implement, and rollout into production a mature data onboarding solution. CyberQ DOG can also be purchased as single sets of the offering to tune up and enable a specific portion of an existing customer program.

Quality Data Creates Quality Results

Helping customers overcome missing fields and values, incomplete logs, missing subnets or business units, stubborn technology issues and more. 

Creating a robust and high quality data set for the Security team to analyze is the main driver of CyberQ DOG.