Mix of Old and New
The Three Scenarios
- The Management Reporting Scenario reconciles, rationalizes or organizes master data at the hub to drive reporting for compliance and business performance management (BPM).
- The Data Synchronization Scenario builds consistency in operations by synchronizing master data from the hub back to local systems.
- The Single Point of Origination Scenario requires that all changes to master data originate at the hub for real-time consistency in operations.
Additional Articles of Interest
data synchronization challenges Building a 'Trusted Source' Supply & Demand Chain Executive
spend analysis tools Supercharging Spend Analytics Supply & Demand Chain Executive
best practices for spend analysis
- More research from IDC.