How to use Master Data Management to Drive Transformation

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What is Product (or Master) Data Management?

Supply Chain Game Changer

6 Trends to Make Supply Chain Managers the Heroes of Their Company! I had just inherited a new department into my organization, the Product Data Management (PDM) team. We were missing customer deliveries due to problems in getting the correct, and complete data, into the systems which enabled us to manage bills of material and manufacture products. What then exactly is Product, or Master, Data Management? Product Data Management (PDM).

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Enterprise Labeling: Where Data Management Enters Physical Space

Loftware

How does enterprise labeling bridge the gap between ERP and the supply chain? Supply Chain SAP Oracle

Supply Chain Data Management: Making Data Make Sense for Supply Chain Planning

Logility

Managing the data required for supply chain planning is a bit like raking leaves. The data keeps coming all year round. And just when you think you have clean and consistent data to work with, new internal and external data “blows into the yard.”. The amount of available structured and unstructured supply chain data continues to grow at an exponential rate. When data is poorly managed and inconsistent, supply chains become inefficient.

Why B2B Contact and Account Data Management Is Critical to Your ROI

64% of successful data-driven marketers say improving data quality is the most challenging obstacle to achieving success. Given data’s direct impact on marketing campaigns, reporting, and sales follow up, maintaining an accurate and consistent database is a top priority for B2B organizations. This latest eBook aims to help marketing leaders understand the impact of data management on their company’s ROI.

The Impact of SOLAS on Ocean Shipping and Data Management

Talking Logistics

The Regulation’s Impact on Ocean Shipping and Data Management. The Regulation and Data Management. However, in today’s information-driven supply chain, data often flows in parallel with the passage of freight. Each of these supply chain participants may use various protocols, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) or Transportation Management (TM) systems, and information may be transmitted at different times.

Master data management should be higher on the agenda

Supply Chain Movement

The ever-advancing digitisation of business processes is raising the demand for high-quality data and making it increasingly important, because the success of supply chain collaboration is inextricably linked with the exchange of usable data. As a result, the topic of master data management features high on the agenda within many companies like cosmetic brand rituals – and ideally not only for the It department, but also for the management board.

Guiding Principles for Success in Your Enterprise’s Master Data Management

Vinculum

Look at most successful businesses, enterprises or retail stores; the leading reason behind their success is their master data management solutions. Data is known to be one of the valuable assets this 2020. All thanks to the technological revolution, there has been data generated at an unprecedented pace. What power does data hold? The reason being, it has abundant power; how powerful can master data management prove to be for enterprises like yours?

What are the Five Key Business Processes for Supplier Master Data Management?

HICX Solutions

In order to deploy a successful centralized operational supplier master data management solution (that’s a mouthful) – which means covering 100% of all data and not just the 20 most important attributes – there are just five business processes you need to pay attention to. Related: what are the pros and cons of data democratisation? Key vendor master data management processes. The most important part of supplier / vendor data management.

Why Master Data Management is Important in Trade Compliance

3rdwave

Product and Account data are foundations on which all organizational activity operate. In most organizations, the ERP is meant to be the repository of the organizations’ master data. That is, ‘important’ data is housed there. However, Master Data Management is seen as a challenge in most organizations. Important data is a matter of perspective. As a result, there is no single system of record for master data.

Forrester Research Report: How Sales and Marketing Intelligence Drive Improved Business Outcomes

In 2019, DiscoverOrg commissioned Forrester Consulting to evaluate sales and marketing intelligence practices in the B2B space. The primary takeaway? Forrester found only 1.2% of companies achieved a score indicating maturity in data management practices. However, organizations are fighting back - and winning.

What is Vendor Master Data Management and Why is it Important?

HICX Solutions

Gaining a better understanding of who your vendors are allows you to improve all aspects of vendor management, such as sourcing, category management and payment. As such, it should be a high priority for organisations to focus on improving their vendor master data management processes in order for them to gain that greater understanding. Why organisations struggle with Vendor Master Data Management. What are the benefits of Vendor Master Data Management?

Contract Data Management With AI

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Contract Lifecycle management is an area we have seen huge demand in over the last year or two. Many of our customers leverage our contract management solution for both authoring or contract repositor. The data in this case is text from natural language , which is rarely structured data. The comprehension of textual data requires the analysis of semantic and syntactic information in a block of text.

A Dive Into Our Spend Data Management Solution

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Master Data Management: the value of one source of truth (vs. multiple sources)

HICX Solutions

To understand what is meant by describing a Master Data Management (MDM) solution as the single source of truth, it’s probably easier to start by looking at the multiple sources of truth that many businesses currently try (and struggle) to manage – namely Supply Chain Management (SCM), Enterprise Resource Planning ( ERP ) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM). The answer is, by implementing a Master Data Management ( MDM ) platform.

Best Practices for a Marketing Database Cleanse

As frustrating as contact and account data management can be, this is still your database – a massive asset to your organization, even if it is rife with holes and inaccurate information. Entrusting a vendor to help maintain its accuracy and completeness is no ordinary engagement. Download ZoomInfo’s latest data-driven eBook aimed to help marketing leaders understand the best practices around choosing a B2B contact data provider.

Why Master Data Management is Important in Trade Compliance

3rdwave

Product and Account data are foundations on which all organizational activity operate. In most organizations, the ERP is meant to be the repository of the organizations’ master data. That is, ‘important’ data is housed there. However, Master Data Management is seen as a challenge in most organizations. Important data is a matter of perspective. As a result, there is no single system of record for master data.

Why Master Data Management is Important in Trade Compliance

3rdwave

Product and Account data are foundations on which all organizational activity operate. In most organizations, the ERP is meant to be the repository of the organizations’ master data. That is, ‘important’ data is housed there. However, Master Data Management is seen as a challenge in most organizations. Important data is a matter of perspective. As a result, there is no single system of record for master data.

How Procurement Can Add Value To Supplier Master Data Management

ivalua

Jarrod McAdoo, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Ivalua. Master supplier data doesn’t just matter to Procurement. Accurate supplier data is the fuel that drives critical business processes that impact the bottom line. Tools for business optimization and risk management (including AI) — Improve business planning accuracy and decision making frameworks. Supplier data improvements can reduce these costs and minimize the opportunity for error. Risk management.

The Financial Impact of Master Data Management

The Network Effect

Today I wanted to summarize the various topics we’ve explored regarding the connection between master data management and your company’s financial health. Remember that your master data is a subset of all the data used across your applications. Focus on the master data which can be used to drive differentiated business outcomes and related business process improvements across your supply network. The Network Effect master data management MDM

How ZoomInfo Enhances Your Database Management Strategy

Forward-thinking marketing organizations have continuously invested in a database strategy for enabling marketing processes. Download this ebook to learn how to maintain a strategy that includes refreshed information, database cleanses, and an accurate analysis at the same time.

Master Data Management is Essential for Process Integrity

Accelogix

Master data management preserves the integrity of critical master data at the foundation of your automated business system, whether it is a WMS or any other transaction-centric application. Even though master data is established once and centrally maintained, it is constantly used to validate many of the elements of a given transaction. In complex business models, it is common to find master data maintained on one application and introduced to a downstream application.

Product Data Management in eCommerce

Vinculum

Product data has the ability to make or break the eCommerce business. Here comes the role of a Product Data Management System. What is a Product Data Management System? A Product data management system can be referred to as the application that acts as a centralized location for storing and managing product data sourced from a diverse range of channels and sources. Key Challenges in Product Data Management for eCommerce businesses.

Data Management and eCommerce Growth

Vinculum

Data is everything, and insights from the interpretation of data stand to change the face of businesses today. However, companies, by and large, have been slow to adapt and incorporate the benefits of data. While, many have found success in generating, collecting and storing troves of data, few have been able to analyze it and derive relevant insights for their businesses. How can data accelerate growth? A Comprehensive approach through Data Lakes.

Put an End to Data-Management Woes in Your Supply Chain With MDM

Supply Chain Brain

As supply-chain design and management struggles to live up to modern-day business imperatives, enterprise decision makers have turned their gaze toward the inefficiencies plaguing it

The Digital Age Demands Master Data Management

Enterra Insights

The digital age is data driven. The post The Digital Age Demands Master Data Management appeared first on Enterra Solutions. Big Data Business Cognitive Computing digital enterprise Master Data Management Enterra Solutions Stephen DeAngelisThat fact should come as no surprise. It stands to reason, therefore, that any … Continued.

2020 The Year To Address The Elephant in Every Room – Data

ivalua

North Carolina State Poole College of Management recently produced this 28 page report entitled “ 2019 Supply Chain Data Quality and Governance Study ”. The report contains some great illustrations of the current state of Data governance across the organizations that were surveyed, with a specific focus on the supply chain. In this blog, I have attempted to extrapolate some of the main points shared by those who are winning, or at least, not losing the war on bad data.

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Solving the Procurement Data Dilemma: How to use procurement data to avoid failure and fraud

HICX Solutions

Peter Smith also highlights how obtaining the vendor master data record during onboarding plays an absolutely critical role in ensuring that the right suppliers are approved and for establishing solid future relationships. The role of data in supporting wider initiatives.

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Should wall street care about your master data management strategy?

The Network Effect

Yet is today’s standard practice of merely maintaining master data across our various and disconnected transactional systems achieving this mission? In this series of posts I will explore how master data management (MDM), a topic traditionally thought of as a matter of interest only to CIOs and IT Directors, can have a big impact on a company’s bottom line, both positive and negative. The post Should wall street care about your master data management strategy?

Why eCommerce Data Management Is Crucial for Your Business Growth?

Vinculum

Data and the derived insights always play a vital role in decision-making, framing, and executing strategic initiatives as well as optimizing daily operations. Data is of even utmost significance in current times as businesses are constantly striving to gain a competitive edge over their counterparts. Simply put, data stand to reshape the entire business landscape. Data is critical for businesses of any size, scale, expertise, and the industry they belong to.

12 Ways To Get Control Over Supplier Master Data

ivalua

Jarrod McAdoo, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Ivalua. Procure-to-pay (P2P) automation and analytics won’t work very well without accurate supplier master data. Yet that goal — data accuracy — remains a considerable challenge for many Procurement and Accounts Payable organizations. This Gartner report, “Gain Control Over Your Supplier Master Data Before It’s Too Late,” has lots of ideas for improvement.

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Multi-domain Master Data Management Won’t Fix Your Data Problems – Here’s Why

HICX Solutions

The recent Deloitte CPO survey showed that quality of data was the most cited obstacle to adoption, with 57% of respondents stating it was one of the top three main barriers. As it is a data problem, enterprises have turned to IT to fix the issue. The idea of multi-domain MDM is to have one centralised, trusted repository for all master data records that can be used by any other domain, enterprise-wide, as required.

Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Opt for Product Data Management

Vinculum

If you want to stay ahead in your game, increase your eCommerce business profitability by simply optimizing and managing your product data with a highly collaborative and well-aligned and updated PDM system or product data management system. Not only the accuracy of your product data but also the quality makes a huge difference on your eCommerce platform. Here comes the role of a good Product Data Management System or PDM. Quality data.

The cost of bad data: Hidden costs

HICX Solutions

This is the second in our series of articles on ‘What is bad supplier data costing you?’ In our previous article , we looked at some real world examples of how poor supplier data can lead to bad or inconsistent decision making. The cost of bad data is far higher than you would imagine.

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How bad supplier data undermines your decision-making

HICX Solutions

We know that bad data causes inefficiencies and creates vast sums of extra cost. Omera Khan, professor of supply chain management at Royal Holloway, University of London, explains, “too few organizations appreciate the costs of incomplete, out of date, or low-quality supplier data.

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Transportation Data Overload: How a TMS Enables Data Management

MercuryGate

The volume and opportunity to collect and manage transportation data is increasing, and companies are clamoring over their potential. The post Transportation Data Overload: How a TMS Enables Data Management appeared first on MercuryGate International. Data, Analytics, Metrics, KPIs Blog Posts

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