Master Data Management (MDM) is complex and challenging, but it pays great dividends when done well. The complexities of managing identities, managing hierarchies, and resolving conflicts among disparate data sources make MDM an ambitious undertaking. Add to these complexities the multi-faceted nature of MDM - with human, organizational, architectural, and technological implications - and it becomes clear that knowledge is an essential component of MDM success.
Since Data Stewards play a critical role in master data management, each steward needs a foundation of concepts, principles, terminology, and methodology of this important information management discipline. This online training course provides an overview of the field of master data management with the goal of building strong fundamental knowledge.