Monthly Archives: May 2011

Using Text in PIM Data Hub

A well respected PIM expert provided a real helpful guideline on limitations of using text fields and descriptions in PIM data hub. I hope this helps you with your design plans. See below. Bob User Defined Attribute Text fields for … Continue reading

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PIM and PLM are two different solutions!

When you are going through a “request for proposal”, please ensure that you are evaluating these two separately.  Some software providers provide both in the same piece of software. Be careful, you might be paying for functionality that you don’t … Continue reading

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Oracle PDH (PIM Data Hub) WebADI Choices COTS in 12.1.3

I had a good question asked in the Oracle PIM LinkedIn group. Could someone tell me if it is possible to assign a list of items to one or more organizations? There and other things are possible when mass updating the … Continue reading

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Bob’s Highest Level Oracle PIM DH Implementation Methodology

What is my highest level PIM Data Hub Methodology? Beware copy cats!! 1) Install the product (latest version please (start looking at implementing Fusion if in 2013 otherwise 12.1.3 works for 2012 ), standalone or EBS instance integrated?, buy latest version … Continue reading

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Oracle MDM PIM DH Implementation Styles

Here is a blog link that I liked from David Butler: http://blogs.oracle.com/mdm/2011/01/master_data_management_implementation_styles.html This discussed the different types of MDM Implementation Styles and expresses how Oracle MDM products cover it. Most Product MDM Hub proposals that I have been doing lately are … Continue reading

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