Enterprise Data Management  

Information and Intelligence- An Overview

This chapter sets the context of why is it so important to have a sharp 'sensory system' to support the 'muscles of execution'. It delves into the key components of the enterprise sensory system. It shares on how these components are assembled into a cohesive capacity to provide the right information at the right time and at the right place.


Enterprise Data Management


Data feeds the information factory. Enterprise Data Management includes Data Quality, Master Data Management, Metadata Management and Data Integration. Data Quality works on accuracy, consistency and completeness of data. Master Data Management presents a single reference point for all entities including customers, vendors and products. Metadata management catalogues all data in the organization. Data integration brings together diverse data from diverse sources and enable a enterprise-wide view.