Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Master Data Management Solutions

Published: 01 February 2021

ID: G00467165

Analyst(s): Sally Parker , Simon Walker , Malcolm Hawker , Divya Radhakrishnan , Alan Dayley


The MDM solutions market is maturing, differentiated by vendors’ respective industry vertical strengths, domains mastered and critical capability maturity. Data and analytics leaders should use this research to evaluate the critical capabilities of 15 vendors’ products across five key uses cases.

Table Of Contents


Strategic Planning Assumption

What You Need to Know


  • Ataccama
  • Contentserv
  • IBM
  • Informatica
  • PiLog
  • Profisee
  • Reltio
  • Riversand
  • SAP
  • Semarchy
  • Stibo Systems
  • Syniti
  • TIBCO Software
  • Viamedici
  • Winshuttle
  • Workflow/BPM
  • Loading/Sync/Business Services
  • Data Modeling
  • Information Quality/Semantics
  • Perform/Scale/Availability/Security
  • Hierarchy Management
  • Data Stewardship
  • Data Governance
  • Multiple Usage Scenarios
  • Multidomain Support
  • MDM Suite Internal Integration
  • MDM of B2C Customer Data
  • MDM of B2B Customer Data
  • MDM of Buy-Side Product Data
  • MDM of Sell-Side Product Data
  • Multidomain MDM

Inclusion Criteria

Gartner Recommended Reading

Note 1: Definition of Master Data Management

Critical Capabilities Methodology

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