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Six Data Migration Pitfalls to Avoid When Implementing HCM Technology

Published: 03 April 2019

ID: G00385251

Analyst(s): Amanda Grainger


Application leaders implementing HCM suite applications, including core HR and payroll, must avoid common data migration pitfalls that accompany implementation. Use the questions outlined in this research to avoid and mitigate risks associated with data migration.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Have You Involved the Right Data Custodians Early Enough?
  • Have You Created a Master Data and System Integration Plan?
  • Have You Conducted a Thorough Risk Impact Assessment?
  • Have You Created a Detailed Data Migration Plan With Security and Quality Assurance?
  • Have You Accurately Estimated the Resources Required for Data Migration?
  • How Skilled Is Your Implementation Team With Data Migration?

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