Category Archives: Oracle PIMDH

Business Driven Design of “off the shelf” projects still makes sense but

Despite the obvious benefit to designing project plans to be “business driven design” with regard to “off the shelf” software implementations, there is little or no progress in big consulting firm methodologies.  Still status quo Clients still rely on new … Continue reading

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Chicken or the Egg? MDM first then BI

This article is heavily based on the extremely informative presentation made by Dan Power, President of Hub Designs and Haidong Song, Product Strategy Director of MDM at Oracle. The presentation was the best high level representation with specific instructions to … Continue reading

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Functional versus Technical: Why Functional is more successful!

There are several schools of thought on methodologies to implementing a proper product MDM solution with Oracle PIM Data Hub. I divide them into two different schools. Although both should have the same outcome, they don’t currently. Technical waterfall style … Continue reading

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Collaborate 2012 Las Vegas

I am here and enjoying a nice room service breakfast. I am in Las Vegas Nevada USA for the Collaborate 12 Oracle Application User Group Conference. April 22-26, 2012 Mandalay Bay Convention Center 3950 Las Vegas Blvd S Las Vegas, … Continue reading

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Is it worth doing? PIM Data Hub Implementations

How do you get value from MDM initiatives like Product Data Hub? Why buy the software? It usually takes twice the amount of money minimum to implement PIM as to buy the software.  Is it worth it? It can be … Continue reading

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