The implementation of an MDM capability Is becoming a priority project for many businesses. Gartner recently published the latest edition of their Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management (MDM).
The report details the progress of solutions in the MDM Market as well as the increasingly complex requirements businesses have for data management.
The report is available from Gartner here.
Gartner has also published an informative post which is a guide to reading the report and getting value from it’s information. The post details the report’s analytical framework and the assumptions used by Gartner in its production. The Gartner post is available here.
After reading the Gartner report you may then consider your company’s specific MDM requirements. To assist you, Ascention has produced a short guide to help organisations determine the right time to move to an MDM solution. Ascention’s view is that there is no “if” with regards to implementing an MDM solution; considering the factors now on why master data is so important and the potential impacts on your business performance will assist your planning for an MDM execution. Ascention’s guide is available here (it’s an immediate download with no information required).
Gartner Report Overview:
- Audience: Business Leaders
- Time to Read: 30 minutes approx.