Sessions By Type

Solution Provider Sessions

In these analyst-moderated panels, vendors and end users share experiences and "lessons learned" from real implementations.


Dun & Bradstreet: Delivering insight where and when customers need it -- the power of Data-as-a-Service

02 April, 2014 (03:15 PM - 04:15 PM)

Delivering insight where and when customers need it -- the power of Data-as-a-Service

IBM Corporation: Allstate's Journey to Avoid Customer Mayhem

02 April, 2014 (03:15 PM - 04:15 PM)

Allstate's national presence within financial services across multiple brands & lines of business provides a unique challenge when managing customer data. Allstate's initial project shifted customer data from a legacy customer system into a scalable and available solution supporting Allstate's operational business requirements. Hear about Allstate's progression to the current state, and how new business requirements around customer intimacy in the world of Big Data will drive the next steps in Allstate's customer data platform.

Information Builders: City of Brampton: A Center of Excellence for Master Data Management

02 April, 2014 (03:15 PM - 04:15 PM)

Using software solutions from Information Builders, the City of Brampton, Ontario, Canada established a Center of Excellence for MDM, that provides data quality and creates golden records through reliable services, processes, trained staff, and master data management (MDM) technology. Attend to hear how MDM is being implemented in the City of Brampton and how this solution and the MDM high-performance team supports city strategic objectives to leverage IT to continuously improve customer service and operational excellence, and enhance service delivery to clients, citizens, and business.

TIBCO Software Inc.: Phonebook to Digital Leader: The Robust Data Management Strategy

02 April, 2014 (03:15 PM - 04:15 PM)

Yellow Pages Group Canada, a leading media and advertising company, connects local Canadian businesses to its consumers by providing rich and accurate search results across multiple platforms. Learn from Yellow Pages Group how they implemented robust data governance process leveraging TIBCO MDM platform and refined information from print directory business to build an accurate and rich online directory.

BackOffice Associates: Westinghouse Information Governance: Patterns in the Chaos…the Journey Continues

03 April, 2014 (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)

Creating a MDM strategy that effectively manages complex data-related relationships, roles, and scenarios can be a daunting task, but essential to a successful information governance strategy. This session provides lessons learned and steps taken for striking the right balance. While ability to measure success is critical to any initiative; the critical lesson learned was how to assess “our” situation to create an adaptable and effective information governance group with both executive and management support.

Informatica Corporation: Increasing Revenue and Retention in M&A: AutoTrader’s Operational MDM Casestudy

03 April, 2014 (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)

AutoTrader, the automotive website, successfully leveraged multidomain MDM to integrate its dealers, OEMs, and advertisement agencies to increase revenue through cross-sell/ upsell, and improve customer service and retention through 360-degree view of relationships. In this session, you will learn how to architect a real-time operational MDM hub integrating multiple acquired companies, establish cross-functional data governance, and measure ongoing data quality. We will discuss what worked and didn’t with business stakeholders and how to mitigate risk.

SAP: Hear from the Experts: Information Governance from Chaos to Nirvana

03 April, 2014 (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)

As the needs of organizations continue to evolve, interest in data governance accelerates. Some seek proven methods and tools , while others pioneer new models and technology. What role does data governance play in a big data initiative? What about good, old fashioned M&A, how does that business event impact a pristine data environment? In this session, a panel of experts from leading companies will discuss and debate these issues and the broader trends in EIM and MDM.

Stibo Systems: Revving Up Product MDM at Advance Auto Parts

03 April, 2014 (10:15 AM - 11:15 AM)

Is your data management an accident waiting to happen? Everyone has information at their fingertips, but you need the right tools and processes to make that data actionable. Learn how to improve omni-channel merchandising efforts while increasing margin with amplified product MDM. Jon will cover speeding time to market while shifting data entry to suppliers; restoring data quality to reduce costs; and driving operational metrics in the right direction.

SAS: Tracking the Rise of the Data Executive

03 April, 2014 (03:30 PM - 04:30 PM)

As the practice of managing data as an asset gets CEO mindshare, so do questions about authority and ownership of corporate data. Is a Chief Data Officer right for your company? What’s the career path? And who are the most effective leaders to drive privacy policies, data integration processes, business alignment and awareness? In this session, Jill Dyche will discuss the challenges of aligning data with corporate goals, ownership issues, and business-IT alignment.

Orchestra Networks: McDermott CIO Knows: Accurate BI and Big Data Require MDM

03 April, 2014 (03:30 PM - 04:30 PM)

McDermott CIO, Maurice Tayeh, explains why MDM is vital for accurate reporting, BI and big data analytics. McDermott, an engineering and construction company, uses McDermott PARS (Project Analytics and Reporting System) to support project delivery with reports that integrate information from across the enterprise. At the heart of PARS: Orchestra Networks’ EBX5 MDM manages relationships—between domains, applications and time—to ensure accurate reporting and analytics.

Pitney Bowes: New Best Practices in Managing Customer Information

04 April, 2014 (09:15 AM - 09:45 AM)

With access to rich, real-time information, today’s consumers expect businesses to understand their unique needs in the context of their current situation. CIO’s, CDO’s and architects, however, face several challenges inhibiting them from utilizing their information assets to meet this expectation. In this session, we will share the latest practices and case studies from leading companies on their customer information management strategy helping them standout in the marketplace and get ahead of the competition.

Oracle: Feet on the Ground, Head in the Cloud

04 April, 2014 (09:15 AM - 09:45 AM)

In order for cloud strategies to be executed the results need to interface with enterprise applications that reside behind the firewall, and MDM is the gateway app that makes cloud data actionable.

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