In Part 1 of the Reference Data Management (RDM) series, I gave an overview of Reference Data and discussed some of the key features of a RDM System. Part 2 looked into the challenges organizations face while dealing with reference data. This is the third post in this series and here we will explore three key phases involved in creating a RDM solution. Read more →
Lately, I have been working with few clients who’ve been implementing reference data management (RDM) systems. I will be writing a series of blogs sharing my experience working with reference data including challenges involved while implementing RDM solutions, architectural best practices and reference data integration considerations.
How often do you look at your MDM solution architecture and say – Given another chance, I would have done it in a completely different way.
During MDM implementations, often these words are heard when the system is built in certain ways which does not comply with new requirements MDM system has to meet. Read more →
Seems like a good punch line for my life!
If you have one of those long names that people are always struggling to pronounce and spell, welcome to my world.
I frequently collaborate with my colleagues in different geographies. Few days ago I was having similar conversation via online chatting sessions with 3 of my peers. Read more →
On 27 December 2012, I presented a Webinar on TechGig.com covering the Emerging Trends in Master Data Management
This session takes you though the evolution of MDM systems, the changes happening in MDM space over past few years and explains following trends which are coming up in a big way. Read more →
Attributes are the lowest level of data that give us knowledge and insight about customer data. There are attributes of specified length and type, simple and complex fields, lookup tables (or code tables), single and multi value attributes (typically found in product information management systems) etc. Read more →
In my earlier post about Securing Confidence In Rightness Of the Master Data, I discussed how ‘people’ part of the projects impact MDM implementations. I discussed some of the key challenges we face while establishing a new MDM ecosystem. This post is second in that series.