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Guidelines for Client-Driven MDM Data Model Programs

Published: 01 August 2011

ID: G00213408

Analyst(s): Bill O'Kane


Client-driven master data management data model software is a viable option for many enterprises. The flexibility of this style of MDM must be balanced by greater attention to some conventional MDM implementation activities, and the addition of some specialized project phases.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Recommendations to MDM Program Leaders

What You Need to Know


  • Loading the Data Model
  • Database and Transactional Capacity Planning
  • Data Model and Match/Merge Rule-Set Compatibility
  • Robust Quality Assurance
  • Tactical Guidelines

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