Organize your data to meet the needs of your business through data Architecture.

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  • Can you easily integrate and share information across your organization?
  • Do you struggle to extract the value from your data because it is too cumbersome to navigate and access?
  • Do you have a blueprint of all your data assets and how they are related?
  • Are you confident your data is organized to meet the needs of your business?

Organizations are facing an ever-growing variety and volume of data. Data Architecture organizes your data assets so they can be leveraged in your business strategy to create real value to your business. Data Architecture is foundational to an information-based operational environment.

 

Our Data Architecture Expertise

Defining your data architecture requirements

  • We create data-centric models of your business and the activities that will drive your organization’s competitive advantage.
  • We assess your organization’s data architecture skills, organizational roles and responsibilities, practices, technologies and effectiveness.
  • We identify the gaps between your business needs and our assessment results to define requirements for the most cost-effective data architectural solution

Creating a data architecture

  • We create data architecture solutions that organize and manage the complexity and volume of your data assets so they align to your business strategy
  • We use your requirements to develop conceptual, logical and physical data architectural models
  • We define a common language for the most important data elements that helps foster a collaborative business knowledge base across your organization

Implementing a data architecture practice

  • We help you plan and create the processes, policies, workflows, organizational structures and skill sets needed to sustain your data architecture
  • We deliver training and education for data architecture on a variety of levels including mentoring, workshops, certification training and college credits

What Makes Our Data Architecture Approach Different

We view your data assets through a business-focused lens

  • We ask questions about your business to understand your data architecture needs
  • We tailor our solutions to meet your most impactful business needs – we unlock the business value of your data
  • We avoid the ‘boil-the-ocean’ approach – based on our scientific research, we understand that in most cases it’s really only 5 to 10% of your data that is critical to driving business value

We help you create a foundational data architecture capability

  • Your organization must have a data architectural competency to succeed in a data-driven economy. We use our collaborative approach to transfer our knowledge and expertise to your organization and position you for success
  • In addition, our industry recognized thought-leaders can provide the training and mentoring to evolve your organization’s data architecture skills

 

Our Mission:

Unlocking Business Value through Data Management

It is our belief that data is the most powerful yet underutilized and poorly managed asset in business today. Poor data management practices are widespread and many organizations are unaware of the true state of their data capabilities. We help clients succeed by strengthening their data management capabilities, providing tailored solutions and building lasting partnerships.

In order to succeed in today’s information-driven environment, data needs to be at the heart of your organizational business model and strategy. This is where we come in. We put organizations on the right path to leverage their data for competitive advantage and unlock business value. Our approach leverages core competencies including foundational data management practices such as data strategy, data governance, data architecture and data education with integrated technical data management practices. These practices generally include data quality, data integration, data platforms and business intelligence.