An Introduction to Master Data Management (MDM)
This blog provides an overview of the purpose and functions of Master Data Management (MDM) and is intended as a management primer.
The Case for Data Virtualization
It is not always possible to consolidate all of your corporate data into a single data warehouse, in which case Data Virtualization is a powerful tool.
It's Good to Share
In a world where data is a valuable asset and GDPR introduces significant responsibility, data sharing deserves a new focus. This blog explores further.
Warehouses, Lakes and Swamps
Data warehouses and data lakes have their place in a data-driven organisation but beware that they don't become a data swamp.
Are You Living in Excel Hell?
For many, Excel is still the first port-of-call for data analysis but is this really the way to go if you want to become a data-driven organisation?
The Cloud and the Data Driven Organisation
If you are looking to become a data-driven organisation, leveraging the Cloud can bring some significant advantages. This blog explores the topic further.
Garbage In, Garbage Out - Using Data Profiling
The oldest adage in the information world is even more relevant today. This blog explores data profiling as the first step to improving data quality.
The Role of the Data Audit - Is Your Data Fit For Purpose?
If your business is going to be driven by data then your data had better be fit for purpose. This blog explores the the role of the data audit.
Getting Started - Processes and KPIs
KPIs are often inappropriately used. Consider starting the journey to becoming a data-driven organisation by examining processes and KPIs together.
The Single Most Important Question Ever Posed
The journey to becoming a data-driven organisation starts with asking the question "why?". This post explores the power of "why?".