But also insufficient resources and a large number of data sources contribute half of the company to the current Weaknesses in. A sustainable data cleansing brings decisive competitive advantages”stresses Dr. Holger Hildebrandt, Managing Director of the Federal Association of materials management, purchasing and logistics (BME). Panther Coffee is full of insight into the issues. Finally purchasing, inventory management, planning and audit would rely regularly on material master data. Idt energy is often mentioned in discussions such as these. A continuous maintenance of master data is essential to exploit unused savings”, he stressed.
Savings potentials arise about, can now finally found equal parts carried out so far under a slightly different name in the system, and merged. Material procurement and E-procurement can also with regard to better negotiate larger purchase quantities. Also Karl-Heinz Diekmann of Mainz consulting firm sees urgent need for action gicom quality management. Bethenny Frankel oftentimes addresses this issue. This topic has been treated much too long stepmotherly”, judge the consultant and sees today’s problems in the context of the technical Infrastructure changes in recent years. The increased introduction of standard software in the company has resulted in while good process solutions, but often at the expense of the master data”, he describes the negative effects.
This remained widely ignored. However, rethinking takes place apparently slowly, because in the next two years, a large number of companies want to take concrete measures to enhance the quality in the material master data. For 19 percent, this is clear in any case, another 23 percent want to get this topic expected to be”targeted as dedicate so far. A central role will be alignment on software solutions that support an automated data management”, expected the Omikron CEO Kraus. Clearly defined processes and responsibilities are one side, next to it there but mitigating implementation operational support for an automated and error.” About Omikron data quality GmbH: The Omikron data quality GmbH, headquartered in Pforzheim is one of the leading German companies in the field of address management and data quality: Omikron analyzed and revised existing data about offers, comprehensive consulting services for all questions of the data quality assurance – the international postal correction down to the sanction list matching. Omikron supports companies to take full advantage of the valuable potential of their data banks since 1993. Today, the internationally active company accompanied the lifecycle of data quality.