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master data

[′mas·tər ′dad·ə]
(computer science)
A set of data which are rarely changed, or changed in a known and constant manner.
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Further, the need to have this diversely placed voluminous data in a single repository so as to facilitate data consistency has led to the increase in adoption of master data management software and services.
Utopia is a global software, consulting and services company specializing in enterprise data solutions that enable management and governance of critical master data for an enterprise.
Andy Hayler, president and chief executive officer, The Information Difference, said, Master data management is becoming increasingly important for global organizations that need to stay ahead of their competition.
In addition to corporate and contact information, each supplier also has master data on the products that it sells.
To avoid a customer data integration/ master data management effort being viewed in the same light as a massive enterprise resource planning project, there are end objectives that can be undertaken to provide readily achievable yet significant benefits such as cost reduction, cost containment, more efficient/effective customer cross-selling, increased sales effectiveness and enhanced distribution relationships.
Some organisations will get more value from mastering some kinds of master data, and others will benefit from mastering others.
Person purchased Master Data Center as part of its acquisition of Simon & Schuster Co.
With over 21,000 items, multiple brands and multiple channels we needed a master data management platform that would help us deliver a single, consistent experience to all our customers.
Organizations use Master Data Management (MDM) to increase revenue and customer service, accelerate enterprise agility, promote operational efficiency, achieve competitive differentiation, support enterprise transparency and ensure corporate compliance.
BOSTON & PARIS -- Orchestra Networks[TM], the Master Data Management (MDM) software vendor, today announced that Credit Agricole S.
Before it adopted the Counterparty Master Data Management System, counterparty information was handled and stored in several different and unsynchronized operational systems.