Organizations must thus focus on harmonizing the global model and data structures, and assist local entities in designing for local requirements—thereby providing one data source for reporting.
Related to Data Source: Accounting and Financial Management, General Ledger, Multinational Accounting, Elite Management Consulting Corporation
When it comes to product lifecycle management (PLM), unreachable information is as expensive as excess inventory lying in a warehouse. That?s why ITT Industries, a multibillion-dollar manufacturing enterprise, needed desperately to reach its goal of a single source of data for everyone, everywhere. Unfortunately, the transition would require overcoming serious resistance and cultural issues. Find out how they did it.
Related to Data Source: CAD/CAM System, Product Data Management (PDM), Product Data Vaulting and Management, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), PTC, Manufacturing, Miscellaneous Manufacturing
Without a holistic approach to performance management, companies may not be prepared to utilize data from SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse with other SAP or non-SAP data sources. Issues that commonly come up are: Navigating through the inherent limitations of multiple disparate and disjointed reporting, dash boarding, planning and other tools.
Related to Data Source: Balanced Scorecard, Budgeting, Financial Planning, and Analysis, Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Data Warehouse, Decision Making, Forcasting and Planning, Product Data Management (PDM), IBM
Excel data source Suppose that youd like to explore various scenarios, based on recent sales trends, by considering price increases, price decreases, and promotions of different durations using your Microsoft Dynamics GP data as a starting point, but you want to do the analysis with a familiar tool.
Related to Data Source: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Management and Analysis, Microsoft, Information
Add a data source that connects to the Navision database. Remember to set Security appropriately in the connection. Add a Data Source View (DSV) . The DSV needs to connect to the data source that you added in the previous example.
Related to Data Source: Accounting and Financial Management, Business Intelligence (BI), Microsoft, Management of Companies and Enterprises, Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
A remote data backup solution can be compliant with almost any international, federal, or state data protection regulation?and can be compliant with the common caveats of most data security laws by providing functionality like data encryption and secure media control. And, as some regulations require files to be archived for several years, you can create a routine that archives files you select for backup and storage.
Related to Data Source: Archival and Disaster Recovery, Backup (Software and Processes), Encryption and Key Management (PKI), IT Infrastructure, Regulatory and Compliance, Security, Storage Management, BizDomainStore.com
This step can be particularly complex and time consuming, especially if there are mul- tiple data sources for the various data elements in the dashboard. Even more so, if those data sources include customized enterprise applications for ERP, CRM, or SCM— applications that generally have complex database schemas.
Related to Data Source: Business Intelligence (BI), End-User Query and Reporting, Noetix, Information
Workforce optimization solutions do not stand alone; they depend on data sourced from different areas. These sources typically comprise automatic call distribution and computer-telephone integration systems to provide per-channel data about call lengths and wait times. Sources also include HR systems to supply employee information.
Related to Data Source: Call Center, Contact Management (CM), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Help Desk and Call Management, Human Resources, Return on Investment (ROI), ROI and Success Measurement, SAP
Emergence of Multiple, Disparate Data Sources Today, multiple data sources are a fact of life for virtually every organization, large or small. Each business support application includes its own data store. The challenge is compounded when acquisitions are made.
Related to Data Source: Business Intelligence (BI), Business Performance Management (BPM), Data Management and Analysis, Decision Making, Enterprise Management, Performance Measurement, Software Selection, Statistical Data Analysis, Technology Evaluation Centers
Each is integrated into the Inovis Business Community Management platform, utilized by over 20,000 companies, and can also work with any third-party value-added network (VAN) or data source.
Related to Data Source: Global Logistics Solution (GLS), Partnership Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Trading Partner Management, Inovis, Retail Trade
Other noteworthy improvements to SAP BusinessObjects Voyager include: Microsoft Analysis Services 2008 as a supported data source Drill-through to SAP BusinessObjects Web Intelligence or Crystal Reports, enabling
Related to Data Source: Business Intelligence (BI), Data Quality, End-User Query and Reporting, Extraction, Transformation, and Loading (ETL), Statistical Data Analysis, SAP
SQL Server deployments can be large and complex. However, Auto-Snapshot Manager simplifies data management tasks and offers a comprehensive approach to SQL Server protection by providing both local and remote database protection, allowing for quick data recovery in case of data loss or site failure. Find out more about how Auto-Snapshot Manager can provide you with the safety net you need for effective disaster recovery.
Related to Data Source: Archival and Disaster Recovery, IT Infrastructure, EqualLogic
Once established, now bringing disparate data sources together is easy and sets the foundations for business performance management (BPM) .
Related to Data Source: Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Data Management and Analysis, Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), Project and Process Management, Supply Chain Management (SCM), PM ATLAS Business Group, LLC, Information
Content types and list columns also use the very same application definition within the Business Data data type, which will provide lookup data type functionality populated by a Business Data Catalog data source.
Related to Data Source: Application Servers, Collaboration and Groupware, Collaboration/Discussion Server, Content Management, Content Management System (CMS for Web Presentation), Enterprise Content Management (ECM), Enterprise Information Portal (EIP), Knowledge Management and Collaboration, Network, Operating System, Server, Web Server, Workflow Automation, Microsoft
Analysts can also easily pull in additional ad-hoc data sources when needed through Birst ETL services which leverage patent-pending automation to facilitate and speed the process.
Related to Data Source: Business Intelligence (BI), End-User Query and Reporting, SQL, Birst