I recently spoke with a healthcare CIO to explore his perspective on the challenges of managing reference data. The points he raised reminded me of a similar conversation almost two years ago, although the two conversations had very different origins. I think the convergence of thinking stems from
When IT and business leaders talk about big data, information governance is not typically at the top of the list of conversation topics. Some practitioners dismiss it out of hand as impractical for enormous quantities of data. Some say governance of big data would cross the line between just-right
I get asked from time to time how Master Data Management (MDM) relates to my work in Sensemaking Systems. There is sufficient confusion to warrant a blog post on this subject, so here it is.
Different missions, different tools. Some organizations will use one or the other; most organizations
Master Data Management is proven to be an efficient discipline empowered by technology components used to create and maintain a single view of core enterprise entities (like customer, product and reference data), derive and maintain relationships between the master entities, and help transform