A solid business case, strategy, and common architecture will mitigate the risk and provide a foundation and roadmap for successful cloud migration.
Business governance determines IT governance. Alignment, operational efficiency, and accountability are enabled by effective governance.
At first blush, Master Data and big data might seem at odds with each other. Big data encompasses enormous amounts of data while Master Data governs a smaller universe.
Big Data is fundamentally changing the IT data landscape, data management technologies and approaches used by IT, analytic technologies that support the business, and IT’s potential for delivering value to the business
Despite the many potential benefits, 75% of retailers do not use real-time competitive analytics. Those that do can gain a significant competitive boost.
If you’re planning to jump into that Big Data project or even a data sandbox implementation, take some time to channel that enthusiasm into planning that leap — or, to put it differently, looking before you leap. You can do that by building a roadmap to success.
When the business is ready to look into the data, it does not know where to look. Why? Because there is little or no metadata management planned.
QA should be integrated into all phases of the software development lifecycle. Testing, in fact, should drive the development process.