Gartner Research

Evaluation Criteria for MDM Vendor Data Model Styles

Published: 11 July 2011

ID: G00213869

Analyst(s): Bill O'Kane


Master data management vendors offer two styles of physical MDM data model implementation: prepackaged and client-driven. This analysis describes these styles and outlines criteria for evaluating their respective suitability to the client enterprise.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview

What You Need to Know


  • Master Data Model Initial Ingestion/Extension
  • Interoperability With In-House and Third-Party Systems
  • User Interface Impact
  • Tactical Guidelines

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