Category Archives: data management

Celebrating the opening of Altis Consulting’s London office

April 13, 2012 By Peter Hopwood I am excited to formally announce the opening of the London office for Altis Consulting. We are taking our specialist expertise in business analytics, business intelligence, data management and data warehousing to the UK … Continue reading

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Thinking Differently About Master Data Management

November 17, 2011 By Florencio Espejo I’ve previously had a simplistic view of Master Data Management (MDM), that its aim was to build and maintain a ‘Master Entity’ that is clean, unique and free of data quality problems. Something that … Continue reading

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A Framework to Map and Grow Data Strategy

Adapting Maslow’s Hierarchy to manage multiyear data projects and a tool to monitor, predict and prevent program failure Maria Villar, Theresa Kushner, Information Management Magazine, Nov/Dec 2010 Many companies start an enterprise data management program during one fiscal year only … Continue reading

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Google Refine 2.0 – (Google’s data quality tool)

  Google Refine 2.0 Posted by David Huynh Our acquisition of Metaweb back in July also brought along Freebase Gridworks, an open source software project for cleaning and enhancing entire data sets. Today we’re announcing that the project has been … Continue reading

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Master Data Management at Glasses Direct

Glasses Direct chooses hybris PCM to support multichannel sales hybris, a leading multichannel commerce software vendor, has today announced that it has won the contract to provide Glasses Direct (www.glassesdirect.co.uk), the world’s largest online prescription eyewear store, with the hybris … Continue reading

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Intelligent Data Management and the lifecycle of information

By Satyen Vyas, Director Advanced Systems Group, Small & Medium Business (SMB) Dell India We are living in the age of ‘information overload’. Companies are relying heavily on enterprise planning systems like ERP, SCM and CRM to automate and manage … Continue reading

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Microsoft Fills Up Database with New Technology

By Mark A. Smith Microsoft has started its marketing push for the Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 database platform. Despite having the year 2008 in the name (which indicates how lengthy Microsoft’s release cycles are), this is a major release … Continue reading

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