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Myths and Facts about Master Data Management

By   /  May 28, 2018  /  Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Blogs, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Blogs  /  No Comments

Click to learn more about author Bruck Assefa. Throughout my years in this industry, I’ve had the pleasure of educating organizations about the in’s and out’s of Master Data Management (MDM) solutions. In my discussions about the industry, use cases and technologies, a few things stood out to me as regular misconceptions and potential pitfalls. Most […]

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Case Study: Using Data Quality and Data Management to Improve Patient Care

By   /  April 25, 2018  /  Case Studies, Data Architecture Articles, Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles  /  No Comments

Mismatched patient data is the third leading cause of preventable death in the United States, according to healthIT.gov, and a 2016 survey by the Poneman Institute revealed that 86 percent of all healthcare practitioners know of an error caused by incorrect patient data. Patient misidentification is also responsible for 35 percent of denied insurance claims, […]

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Is Master Data a Controlled Substance?

By   /  April 2, 2018  /  Data Architecture Blogs, Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Blogs  /  No Comments

Click to learn more about author Frank Cerwin. I recently engaged on a project to design a Master Data Management (MDM) solution for pharmaceutical products.  As my knowledge of the subject area developed, I began to see how the degree of Data Governance applied to pharmaceutical products is also applicable to all types of Master […]

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Good Master Data is Good Business

By   /  March 7, 2018  /  Conference and Webinar Communities, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Conference Communities - Learn, Share, Review, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Database Articles, Database News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Data World Conference Community, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles  /  No Comments

Every building needs a solid foundation. The same is true for businesses – and their foundation is data. “The data is in charge of the business,” according to Scott Taylor, Dun & Bradstreet’s Master Data Market Development and Innovation Lead. “If you don’t have it right, it causes most of your problems.” Perhaps the biggest […]

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What is Master Data Management (MDM)?

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, What is...?  /  No Comments

Master Data Management (MDM), “Entails control over Master Data values and identifiers that enable consistent use, across systems, of the most accurate and timely data about essential business entities.” According to the Beginners Guide to Master Data Management (MDM): “Underpinning MDM is the need for an effective data quality management strategy and appropriate toolset. With […]

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The Missing Link of Sustainable MDM Programs

By   /  September 4, 2017  /  Data Architecture Blogs, Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Blogs | Information From Enterprise Leaders, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Blogs  /  No Comments

Click to learn more about author Frank Cerwin. Do you know Otto Rohwedder?  Some of the greatest ideas are compared to his invention.  You reveal it when you declare “It’s the greatest thing since…”.  That’s right.  Otto invented sliced bread.  Unfortunately, Otto focused on the technology and process for his bread-slicing machine.  From 1912 and […]

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Dun & Bradstreet Repositions with Master Data: Providing a Consistent Industry Standard

By   /  June 6, 2017  /  BI / Data Science Articles, BI / Data Science News, Articles, & Education, Data Architecture Articles, Data Architecture News, Articles, & Education, Data Articles | Data Science, Business Intelligence, & More, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles, Data Governance Articles, Database Articles, Database News, Articles, & Education, Education Resources For Use & Management of Data, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management Articles  /  No Comments

Scott Taylor, Market Development & Innovation Lead for Dun & Bradstreet Master Data says “Good decisions you make on bad data are just bad decisions you don’t know about yet.” Dun & Bradstreet is the “oldest continuously operating data company,” remarked Taylor during a recent DATAVERSITY® interview. “We have been collecting and managing data since […]

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