Large Building Materials Manufacturer

Master Data Management (MDM) & Data Governance

Business Challenge(s):

The client leveraged multiple legacy systems based on region and purpose that had grown organically over two decades to support the enterprise. Over that time data quality issues had been introduced that the client wanted to identify, prioritize and resolve these issues and put in place a means to govern their data assets moving forward to minimize future issues and maximize value from their data.

Method360 Solution:

Method360 Advisory professionals worked with the client to implement a strategy around Master Data Management (MDM) and how to best leverage their technology investments to ensure data integrity. Method360 conducted workshops with key Business and IT personnel. These workshops consisted of stewardship principals, data discovery, root cause analysis, prioritization, validation rule and scorecard development and messaging strategy.

Value for our Client:

Method360 helped this valued client more effectively manage its enterprise data and provided guidance on how to better leverage their data as an organizational asset. Tighter governance was put in place which resulted in the organization having enhanced trust in their data. The Method360 team also helped the organization prepare for migration from its multiple legacy systems to SAP.