Customer data integration software
- June 08, 2007
Microsoft acquired master data management software vendor Stratature. Experts from Gartner and four other firms had mixed reactions on implications for the market and customers.
- May 08, 2007
Alex Berson and Larry Dubov, authors of Master Data Management and Customer Data Integration for a Global Enterprise, discuss trends, ROI and costly mistakes in this podcast.
- March 21, 2007
This article addresses the decision-making process for establishing customer identity within CDI architecture.
- March 21, 2007
Forrester expects master data management spending to increase dramatically by 2010, but recommends three steps to take before investing in master data management software.
- January 16, 2007
We asked three experts on enterprise data management trends to give us their predictions for 2007. Each has a different perspectives on the industry.
- January 10, 2007
The customer data integration market is moving toward customer hubs, according to Forrester's latest ranking of the top vendors.
- December 27, 2006
In 2006, data management news embraced the future of SOA, MDM and merged BI/CPM but remained grounded in the fundamentals of data governance, quality and integration.
- December 13, 2006
Customer data integration (CDI) is poised for another good year, according to experts and analysts. Learn what to expect in the CDI market.
- December 05, 2006
To combat confusion, Forrester and Gartner released frameworks for evaluating master data management technology. They say that no one tool can solve all master data management problems.
- September 13, 2006
Customer data integration tools use matching engines and complex algorithms to accurately link records. How much does the underlying matching technology matter for CDI projects?
- September 05, 2006
The alphabet soup of data integration technologies -- ETL, EAI, EII, EIM, SOA and others -- are more confusing than ever. Our latest podcast gives an overview of basic technologies used for data integration projects.
- August 23, 2006
Effective customer data management programs are endorsed by executives, centralized by location, and don't require enterprise master data management, an Aberdeen Group study finds.
- August 09, 2006
Customer data integration can't be done with a CRM system or a data warehouse. Jill Dyche explained the reasons during her keynote at a recent customer data integration conference.
- July 26, 2006
Microsoft chose a vendor for its internal customer data integration project mainly due to one critical capability. Does your customer data integration software have this feature?
- July 12, 2006
Northern Tool enhanced its customer data mining by bringing an outsourced database in-house, integrating new data sources and implementing marketing automation tools.