Category Archives: Information 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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Sharepoint and Information Management Best Practices

October 31, 2011 By Nadine Hamilton A colleague and I recently attended Sharepoint Saturday in Canberra. A day-long conference of all things MS Sharepoint. The sessions were broad ranging, appealing to business focussed and highly technical alike. Most business intelligence … Continue reading

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Nine Key Data Warehousing Trends for the CIO in 2011 and 2012

Gartner Identifies Nine Key Data Warehousing Trends for the CIO in 2011 and 2012 Key Data Warehousing Issues to be Discussed at Gartner Business Intelligence Summits, February 22-23 in Sydney, and May 2-4, Los Angeles STAMFORD, Conn., February 9, 2011— CIOs … 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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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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SharePoint surge continues but strategies are lacking

Survey shows implementations of Microsoft SharePoint generally go ahead without a formal business plan, and with confusion about where and how it is to be used. A recent survey by AIIM (Association for Information and Image Management) has found that … Continue reading

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