As your company’s connected and online business activities increase, so does the data generated by these interactions. But, how are you using this data? Are you harnessing the insights it imparts to increase sales or launch new products? If not, why not?Read More
Is your company focused on mastering your data or managing the business? Whether you know it or not, if you’re like almost every other organization in the world today the answer is “both.” As increasingly more functions become digitized, every company eventually finds itself in the data business. And, that’s a good thing.Read More
When a simple Google Search on “How to get started with Master Data Management” gives you 13,600,000 hits, it’s not surprising if you're not sure how to approach Master Data Management or MDM. Whether you’re considering if your business needs to adopt an MDM solution for your enterprise data, if you've already decided that it does but you don’t know where to start, or if you already have some MDM capabilities implemented but feel that they need to be updated, these three initial steps – created by MDM expert John Radcliffe and originally presented in this webinar – will help you get started.Read More
Master Data Management is commonly known as a way to achieve data truth. The ultimate goal being to provide the end user with a "trusted single version of the truth" from which to base decisions, according to Wikipedia’s definition of MDM.
By having all information in one place, it is easier to manage and thus easier to improve its quality and coherence. In other words; you just need “the single data view”, then connect the outside world to the MDM solution to get instant access to good data. Right?
Well, not always…Read More
What is the state of organizations’ Master Data Management (MDM) capabilities? And how do organizations cope with MDM, benchmarked against one another? To find the answers to those questions, Stibo Systems recently hosted a Master Data Management Benchmark Assessment. The assessment was prepared by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst of the Aberdeen Group.Read More
We all know that data is a valuable commodity and that each year companies invest in a broader range of data-driven projects in order to understand their customers better.Read More
I confess that before I started at Stibo Systems, and despite my 17-year background of working in the technology industry, my knowledge of MDM was, to be kind, limited. I had the initial perception of it being another business intelligence (BI) technology. It is not.Read More
This blog post is a recap of John Radcliffe’s recent webinar, hosted by Stibo Systems: “Creating a Business Case for MDM and Delivering Business Value”. You can listen to the full on-demand version here, anytime you want to.Read More
“Come together, connect, share ideas, learn from each other at DoT”. That was the message from Stibo Systems’ CEO Mikael Lyngsø when he opened Stibo Systems’ successful Data of Tomorrow (DoT) business conference 2017 from the main stage. This year, the conference took place at the EYE Filmmuseum in Amsterdam, Netherlands, where hundreds of data and business enthusiasts from different countries, organizations and industries were gathered to get a glimpse of the future – and the tools to shape it.Read More
We’re more than halfway into the year 2017. And what better time to take a look at what you – our readers – have found to be the most interesting topics and blog posts during these first six months. Maybe you’ve missed one of these great posts? This is your chance to (re-)read them. These are the five most viewed posts:Read More