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The benefits case for enterprise asset management (EAM) has been used to justify huge sums in EAM investment. But to understand this reasoning, it is necessary to explore how asset data can be used to further the aims of maintenance.

define technical data  term generally used to define the routine activities to sustain standards of performance throughout the in-service, or operational, part of the asset life cycle. In doing this, the maintenance policy designer needs to take account of a range of factors. These include the complexities of the operating environment, the available resources for performing maintenance, and the ability of the asset to meet its current performance standards. In the past, this would be the extent of the maintenance analysts'' Read More

Four Critical Success Factors to Cleansing Data


Quality data in the supply chain is essential in when information is automated and shared with internal and external customers. Dirty data is a huge impediment to businesses. In this article, learn about the four critical success factors to clean data: 1- scope, 2- team, 3- process, and 4- technology.

define technical data  and Business Owners who define what is needed. If you have internal data tools already implemented, then use them. If you don''t, then don''t run out and buy one just for this project. Implementing a PIM or PDM, is a whole separate project. Most vendors will only import clean data, so you still have to do the hard work first. Not to worry, most any technical analyst can link to tables via ODBC and extract out the data needed for analysis. Most data cleansing vendors have built their own proprietary tools th Read More

Addressing the Complexities of Remote Data Protection


As companies expand operations into new markets, the percentage of total corporate data in remote offices is increasing. Remote offices have unique backup and recovery requirements in order to support a wide range of applications, and to protect against a wide range of risk factors. Discover solutions that help organizations protect remote data and offer extensive data protection and recovery solutions for remote offices.

define technical data  objective (RTO) . To define your RTO requirements, ask yourself, How long can I afford to be without access to this application or data? Again, this can vary depending on the critical nature of each application to your operations. Costs are always a major factor in identifying data protection requirements. In the case of remote offices, you should consider more than just hardware and software costs. If you don''t have experienced IT people in your remote offices, you should understand the impact of your Read More

Understanding the PCI Data Security Standard


The payment card industry data security standard (PCI DSS) defines a comprehensive set of requirements to enhance and enforce payment account data security in a proactive rather than passive way. These include security management, policies, procedures, network architectures, software design, and other protective measures. Get a better understanding of the PCC DSS and learn the costs and benefits of compliance.

define technical data  DSS is designed to define a comprehensive set of requirements to enhance and enforce payment account data security. As such, the PCI DSS covers a broad range of topics, tools, processes and procedures. Requirements within the PCI DSS include security management, policies, procedures, network architectures, software design and other protective measures. This standard is designed to provide proactive rather than passive protection. The PCI Security Standards Council documents 12 specific requirements spread Read More

The Path to Healthy Data Governance through Data Security


Companies today are challenged to maintain their data safe and secure from hackers and others with unauthorized access. In his article, TEC business intelligence (BI) analyst Jorge García looks the risks and issues that companies face with securing their data, the importance and advantages of data security, and outlines a path that companies can follow to achieve data security as part of an overall data governance initiative.

define technical data  organizational strategy Policies that define each aspect of regulation, control, and strategy Security standards based on the previous policies and for compliance A data security risk assessment model The necessary process(es) to ensure the proper execution, control, and monitoring of all elements (policies, standards, risks and issues). Putting these elements in place will lead you down the path toward achieving a healthy data security governance initiative. We all know that more often than not, there is Read More

A Road Map to Data Migration Success


Many significant business initiatives and large IT projects depend upon a successful data migration. But when migrated data is transformed for new uses, project teams encounter some very specific management and technical challenges. Minimizing the risk of these tricky migrations requires effective planning and scoping. Read up on the issues unique to data migration projects, and find out how to best approach them.

define technical data  Road Map to Data Migration Success Our consultants can help you optimize your end-to-end data migration by combining our expertise with our SAP BusinessObjects software to integrate your data and improve the data’s quality, particularly when upgrading or replacing legacy systems with SAP ERP. Source: SAP Resources Related to A Road Map to Data Migration Success : Data Migration (Wikipedia) A Road Map to Data Migration Success Data Migration Project is also known as : Road Map Data Migration Success Read More

Data Warehousing in the Big Data Era: Are You BIReady?


Netherlands-based BIReady automates the process of designing, deploying, and maintaining a data warehousing solution, allowing the optimization of all necessary BI and analytics tasks. Read this TEC product note from TEC senior BI and data management analyst Jorge Garcia to learn more about how BIReady is meeting its goal of helping companies become "BI ready."

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Network Data Protection Playbook: Network Security Best Practice for Protecting Your Organization


Malicious hacking and illegal access are just a few of the reasons companies lose precious corporate data every year. As the number of network security breaches increase, companies must find ways to protect data beyond the perimeter of their businesses. But how do they build a data-defensible architecture that will protect data on an ever-evolving network? The answer: by first developing an in-depth defense strategy.

define technical data  perimeter is difficult to define a defense-in-depth architecture is warranted, especially to protect the business against intrusions that firewalls and other products cannot prevent. Once the threats and vulnerabilities to your business are understood, it is time to plan for a world in which encryption is ubiquitous. Since complete encryption coverage cannot be rolled out overnight, start today by deploying encryption where it makes sense and has the greatest impact on the business. Specifically, Read More

Backing up Data in the Private Cloud: Meeting the Challenges of Remote Data Protection - Requirements and Best Practices


This white paper describes some of the common challenges associated with protecting data on laptops and at home and remote offices and portrays proven solutions to the challenges of protecting distributed business data by establishing a private cloud/enterprise cloud. Learn which best practices can ensure business continuity throughout an organization with a distributed information technology (IT) infrastructure.

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Data Quality: A Survival Guide for Marketing


Even with the finest marketing organizations, the success of marketing comes down to the data. Ensuring data quality can be a significant challenge, particularly when you have thousands or even millions of prospect records in your CRM system and you are trying to target the right prospect. Data quality, data integration, and other functions of enterprise information management (EIM) are crucial to this endeavor. Read more.

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Data Center Projects: Project Management


In data center design projects, flawed management frequently leads to delays, expense, and frustration. Effective project management requires well-defined responsibilities for every manager, tight coordination among suppliers, well-defined procedures for managing change, and consistent terminology. Learn how enforcing these requirements can help your company achieve an efficient process with a predictable outcome.

define technical data  viability of the idea, define the scope and constraints of the project, and launch the project. Planning management spans the twophase PLAN half of the process, up to the point where a purchase order is executed, which marks the start of the BUILD half of the process. The planning activity covered by this role is described in APC White Paper #142, Data Center Projects: System Planning Installation Management Installation management covers the on-site activity that receives and installs the physical Read More

Deploying High-density Zones in a Low-density Data Center


New power and cooling technology allows for a simple and rapid deployment of self-contained high-density zones within an existing or new low-density data center. The independence of these high-density zones allows for reliable high-density equipment operation without a negative impact on existing power and cooling infrastructure—and with more electrical efficiency than conventional designs. Learn more now.

define technical data  vary in how they define a high-density rack. This paper defines a high-density rack as 4 kW or higher. Regardless of which number is used to denote a high-density rack, the following deployment issues need to be considered: Delayed server deployment '' uncertainty of knowing which rack can cool a newly provisioned server just adds to the already long delay by having to perform a cooling assessment Unplanned downtime '' due to overloaded power distribution circuits or thermal shutdown of IT equipment Read More

Master Data Management and Accurate Data Matching


Have you ever received a call from your existing long-distance phone company asking you to switch to its service and wondered why they are calling? Chances are the integrity of its data is so poor that the company has no idea who many of its customers are. The fact is, many businesses suffer from this same problem. The solution: implement a master data management (MDM) system that uses an accurate data matching process.

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Scalable Data Quality: A Seven-step Plan for Any Size Organization


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.

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Data Masking: Strengthening Data Privacy and Security


Many business activities require access to real production data, but there are just as many that don’t. Data masking secures enterprise data by eliminating sensitive information, while maintaining data realism and integrity. Many Fortune 500 companies have already integrated data masking technology into their payment card industry (PCI) data security standard (DSS) and other compliance programs—and so can you.

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