Enterprise Master Data Management: An SOA Approach to Managing Core Information

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by  Allen Dreibelbis, Eberhard Hechler, Ivan Milman, Martin Oberhofer, Paul Van Run, Dan Wolfson.

Published: 5 Jun 2008
ISBN: 978-0-13-236625-0

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Drawing on their experience with cutting-edge projects, the authors introduce MDM patterns, blueprints, solutions, and best practices published nowhere else—everything you need to establish a consistent, manageable set of master data, and use it for competitive advantage.

Coverage includes

    • How MDM and SOA complement each other
    • Using the MDM Reference Architecture to position and design MDM solutions within an enterprise
    • Assessing the value and risks to master data and applying the right security controls
    • Using PIM-MDM and CDI-MDM Solution Blueprints to address industry-specific information management challenges
    • Explaining MDM patterns as enablers to accelerate consistent MDM deployments
    • Incorporating MDM solutions into existing IT landscapes via MDM Integration Blueprints
    • Leveraging master data as an enterprise asset—bringing people, processes, and technology together with MDM and data governance
    • Best practices in MDM deployment, including data warehouse and SAP integration

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