By Mark Gschwind, VP Business Intelligence > A recent survey by Information Week found that data quality is the greatest barrier to BI adoption in enterprises. MDS addresses this challenge with modeling, validation, alerting and security capabilities.
In this presentation, you will learn how to use MDS to model your data to ensure correctness, update it with changes from your ERP, and alert users to data conditions that require attention. Next you will learn the capabilities of DQS and see how it addresses data standardization, completeness and uniqueness challenges.
You will then see how to use them together to enable Enterprise Information Management. BI professionals will come away with knowledge on how to use tools that address the greatest risk to success for BI projects
Mark Gschwind is an expert on Data Warehousing, OLAP, and ERP migration. He is VP, Business Intelligence at DesignMind in San Francisco. Prior to that he was with AMB Property Corporation. He has authored three successful enterprise data warehouses and over 80 OLAP cubes for 46 clients in a wide range of industries. Certified in SQL Server and Oracle Essbase. MBA in Finance from Duke University, BBA from the University of Notre Dame.