Tag "Data Quality"
I ran into an article a few weeks ago proclaiming that IOPS is dead. Another one from HBR attests to the strengths and pitfalls of planning. Vendors from SAP, Oracle, 02Solutions, Anaplan would tell you it has not met its demise. Pundits having suffered through a bad implementation will tell you it is a career... more
Despite significant investments in Data Governance programs, Chief Data Officers, and Tools, financial services companies (buy side, sell side, insurance, banking, etc.) of all sizes continue to struggle with the quality of data in their enterprise as evidenced by a recent survey and white paper completed by WBR and Informatica “Modernizing Data Quality & Governance:... more
Dear Mom, I enjoy writing these letters to you, clarifying the abstract concepts and trends that dominate my work-life. I appreciate your interest in understanding my work. Many of my colleagues have children, spouses, parents, and other people in their lives who are unfamiliar with the mysterious world of data management, but who would love... more
Last month we held a user conference in New York City titled the Informatica MDM 360 Summit. At the event we had keynotes from the Informatica executive team, the product leadership team, and some amazing customers. In addition, there were three tracks held in the afternoon to align with common industry initiatives. One track was... more
Want to share experiences, stories and best practices around Data Quality & Governance with over 2000+ Informatica users and practitioners in one place? Then you need to attend Informatica World 2016, May 23-26 at Moscone West, San Francisco. “Poor-quality information leads to bad decisions, regulatory compliance failures, competitive disadvantages and a host of other problems”... more
It was a packed room when Hamilton Faris, Chief Data & Analytics Officer of the Americas at MetLife kicked off last week’s MDM 360 Summit New York by sharing three tenets of a data-driven customer-centricity strategy with over 500 attendees: Connect all relationships and interactions Gain trusted and reliable information through traceability Proactively manage and... more
EHI, a European scientific institute for retail and commerce, selects the Retail Technology Awards (reta) award-winners distinguishing retail companies for their implementation of outstanding and innovative information technology solutions in retail. This year, the award for the “best omnichannel” implementation was handed to Norwegian electronics retailer, Elkjøp, using Informatica MDM-Product 360, Data Quality and PowerCenter.
Don’t you hate getting junk mail? Especially those unsolicited credit card offers that try to entice with you more debt? Well I do. It’s amazing how in today’s digital and e-spam crazy days, credit card banks continue to send print, post, and send millions of “pre-approved” offers. Unlike my college days when I really needed... more
Starting December 1st, 2016, a new FDA menue labeling rule requires calorie information to be displayed on menus and menu boards of food chain establishments in the US with 20 or more locations.
Welcome to Part 2 of my ‘IDMP Technology Approaches’ blog. The story so far is that I have seen four major technology approaches to achieving IDMP compliance: Manual, Data Warehousing, MDM (my favourite) and RIMS. In Part 1 of this blog I covered off the Manual and Data Warehousing approaches. From my viewpoint what these... more