Gartner Research

Four Essentials for Starting and Supporting MDM

Published: 27 August 2015

ID: G00290905

Analyst(s): Michael Moran, Bill O'Kane

Summary

Enterprise interest in four essential areas for initiating and maintaining master data management and information governance programs remains strong. We provide practical advice to MDM leaders and architects on how to apply the best practices as defined by current Gartner research.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Use a Proven Framework to Structure and Maintain Your MDM Program and Business Case
  • Use a Tiered Approach and Team for Information Governance
  • Provide Incremental Value Using a Roadmap of Recognized Implementation Styles
  • Select Your MDM Software Solution by Data Model Style

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