White papers related to "Data Governance"
Developing the right technology infrastructure is critical to your ability to automate, manage, and scale your data governance program.
Related to Data Governance: Data Management and Analysis, Data Quality, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), Informatica
and associated data governance policies in BI system design or enhancement initiatives. About 10% of organizations in our research do not have a data governance group or associated data governance policies.
Related to Data Governance: Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Data Management and Analysis, Decision Making, Software Selection, Technology Tools and Methods, SAP
Every record that fails to meet standards of quality can lead to lost revenue or unnecessary costs. A well-executed data quality initiative isn?t difficult, but it is crucial to getting maximum value out of your data. In small companies, for which every sales lead, order, or potential customer is valuable, poor data quality isn?t an option?implementing a thorough data quality solution is key to your success. Find out how.
Related to Data Governance: Data Management and Analysis, Data Quality, Decision Making, Software Asset Management, Software Selection, Melissa Data
Have you ever seen a data intensive project implemented successfully without organized, committed business user involvement? In order to fulfill your data migration needs, you must include a data governance strategy that provides leadership and direction for user input.
Related to Data Governance: Data Management and Analysis, Database Migration and Conversion, SAP
The most realistic and attainable approach to IT governance is a 'lean' approach via project portfolio management (PPM). The lean approach requires a light footprint life cycle, rapid implementation of proven practices, and centralized data. It is based on simplicity and achievability, building on what works while establishing headroom for continuous improvement.
Related to Data Governance: IT Monitoring and Management, Project Portfolio Management (PPM), Innotas, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
Perhaps the quadrant with the least exposure, the policies category is comprised of business rules and data governance, which is seeing increasing awareness of late. The reason that organizations are awash with data, processes (either broken or working), and applications is because there are no formal or published guidelines that govern information rules and policies.
Related to Data Governance: Data Management and Analysis, Database Management System (DBMS), Enterprise Application Integration (EAI), Executive Information System (EIS), File Transfer Server (S/FTP), Metadata Modeling, Product Data Management (PDM), SAP
Building Support for Compliance and Data Governance MDM applications help organizations manage compliance and data governance initiatives.
Related to Data Governance: Data Cleansing, Data Management and Analysis, Data Quality, Server, SQL, Melissa Data
In a 2006 SAP survey, 93 percent of respondents experienced data management issues during their most recent projects. The problem: many organizations believe that they are using master data, when in fact what they are relying on is data that is dispersed throughout the enterprise. Discover the importance of master data and how the ideal master data management (MDM) solution can help your business get it under control.
Related to Data Governance: Business Intelligence (BI), Communications, Infrastructure, and Transportation Planning, Data and Application Distribution, Data Center Equipment, Database Management System (DBMS), Electronic Distribution and Storage, File Management, Network Management, Networking, Operating System, SAP, Finance and Insurance, Information, Retail Trade
Using IBM Cognos 8, SAP customers are able to generate a net gain in value from investments in SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse through increased data access and by driving decisions and actions based on consistent fact and reliable information: Extending time and effort invested in IT best practices involving SAP NetWeaver BW security (authorization and authentication), data governance (centralized change management), and business rules (filters, hierarchies and variables).
Related to Data Governance: Balanced Scorecard, Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Data Warehouse, Decision Making, Forcasting and Planning, Product Data Management (PDM), IBM
To realize the full benefits of their investments in enterprise computing systems, organizations must have a detailed understanding of the quality of their data?how to clean it, and how to keep it clean. The companies that approach this issue strategically are the companies that will be successful. Learn the six factors that go into a good data quality strategy, and find out how to go from strategy to implementation.
Related to Data Governance: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Data Quality, Data Warehouse, SAP
Today, entrepreneurs running small-to-medium sized businesses face daunting tasks that just a few years ago were not existent. The complexities of the business world have created new risks, a myriad of regulations, and complex reporting requirements that can overwhelm any organization. Owners and managers of all enterprises, even smaller private businesses, need to be cognizant of both the spirit and the letter of the law. How does a smaller organization, with limited resources, cope with all of this? How do they stay abreast of the additional changes that are on the way? In this guide, Pete Russo of the Entrepreneurial Management Institute at the Boston University School of Management outlines the pitfalls and steps, but also looks at effective solutions for private companies.
Related to Data Governance: Regulatory and Compliance, SAP, Educational Services, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
Electronic product code information services (EPCIS) is a standard mechanism for inter-company collaboration and data sharing, which can enable health care partners to deploy solutions that meet short-term mandates driven by patient safety, as well as lay the foundation for long-term business value. Learn more about the impact of EPCIS in a study concerning data management and data sharing in the health care supply chain.
Related to Data Governance: Business Process Collaboration, Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Product Data Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), SAP, Health Care and Social Assistance, Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
What manufacturers must realize is that through efforts to comply with regulatory standards, they can make their manufacturing operations more competitive. Indeed, compliance is transforming the companies that have taken the time to re-architect the many processes used for managing suppliers, channel partners, resellers, and customers. For manufacturers that ignore compliance, on the other hand, the costs can be steep.
Related to Data Governance: Compliance Management, Regulatory and Compliance, Cincom Systems, Manufacturing
This business rules reuse dramatically cuts project development time and allows corporate data governance to create data standards and common definitions to be applied across the enterprise.
Related to Data Governance: Business Performance Management (BPM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Data Management and Analysis, Data Quality, Direct Marketing, Enterprise Marketing Management (EMM)/Marketing Resource Management (MRM), Enterprise Performance Management (EPM)/Balanced Scorecard, Executive Information System (EIS), Marketing Automation, SAP
IT investment continues to grow, as do the solutions that are funded by it. So far, this growth has contributed more to complexity than simplification. Standardizing on enterprise solutions can help companies manage this complexity and focus on their number-one priority: enabling business intelligence (BI). The use cases presented in this whitepaper highlight ways that your company can benefit from standardization.
Related to Data Governance: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, SAP