10 Best Practices for Product Information Management
Published: 07 February 2008
Organizations at any stage of their product information management programs can learn from others' experiences, and should adopt these 10 best practices for success.
Table Of Contents
- Best Practice 1: Clarify What You Mean by a 'Single View of the Product'
- Best Practice 2: Get High-Level Sponsorship and Business Buy-In for PIM
- Best Practice 3: Develop a Business Case That Includes Revenue Enhancement and Cost Reduction, as Well as Business Agility and Compliance
- Best Practice 4: Understand the Different MDM/PIM Capabilities Needed, Whether You Buy or Build
- Best Practice 5: Establish Strong Data Governance
- Best Practice 6: Identify PIM Use Cases and Plan for Evolving Requirements
- Best Practice 7: Examine Implementation Styles for MDM/PIM
- Best Practice 8: Ensure That Data Quality Is Part of Your PIM/MDM Implementation
- Best Practice 9: Deliver Value Early and Often, and View PIM as Part of Larger MDM and Enterprise Information Management (EIM) Strategies
- Best Practice 10: Align the Technology Architecture of PIM With Your Longer-Term Information Infrastructure Strategy
- What You Need to Know
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