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What CIOs should be running instead of an IT department

If Salesforce.com can rebrand its core products and services as “the customer success platform,” there should be no reason why...

October 14th, 2014 Shane Schick

How a trucking firm drove out big errors in big data

How a trucking firm drove out big errors in big data

During a team meeting at trucking company U.S. Xpress addressing how to cut costs in response to the economic slowdown,...

March 4th, 2011 rob lemos

Getting a master data management master plan

Getting a master data management master plan

ScenarioA large financial services company is having fundamental problems with its data management and governance. Business leaders want to better...

December 17th, 2010 paul bergamo and jesus arriaga

DataFlux takes on MDM giants with new suite

DataFlux takes on MDM giants with new suite

SAS Institute subsidiary DataFlux is unveiling a new suite on Monday that combines MDM (master data management), data quality and...

February 18th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

IBM has ulterior motives with Initiate: Informatica

IBM has ulterior motives with Initiate: Informatica

Data integration vendor Informatica Corp. shot verbal arrows at IBM Corp., saying its acquisition of master data management (MDM) vendor Initiate...

February 4th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

IBM buys MDM vendor Initiate Systems

IBM buys MDM vendor Initiate Systems

IBM announced Wednesday that it plans to buy MDM (master data management) vendor Initiate Systems. Terms of the deal, which...

February 3rd, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Talend unveils open-source MDM

Talend unveils open-source MDM

An open-source MDM (master data management) suite from Talend is now available, giving companies a lower-priced option to proprietary products...

January 25th, 2010 Chris Kanaracus

Data management hurt by

Data management hurt by

The problem that often thwarts a master data management (MDM) initiative in the enterprise is a “semantic disconnect” in how...

January 14th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Guide innovation with a process in trying economic times

Guide innovation with a process in trying economic times

While protecting and promoting innovation in times of economic crisis is driven by the need for business agility, it’s best...

December 4th, 2008 Kathleen Lau