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Governance of Master Data Starts With the Master Data Life Cycle

Published: 13 August 2008

ID: G00160018

Analyst(s): Andrew White

Summary

Adopting and publishing a master data reference model that describes the life cycle of master data must precede the resolution of master data governance issues.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • What You Need to Know
  • Expect to Encounter Three Critical Issues When Developing MDM Governance
  • How to Tackle These Three Issues
  • MDM Stakeholders
  • MDM Data Formats and Data Types
  • MDM Data Formats
  • MDM Data Types
  • MDM Processes
  • Putting It All Together

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