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15 Oct First things first

Data Quality – first things first   So you have a new project coming up. Or you have an ‘initiative’ to improve corporate performance. Or you suspect there are problems - reporting or a lack of consistent information in one part of the organisation, but you do...

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25 Sep X- hell of Data

Excel is one of the most widely used tools in organisations around the world. It’s popular because it is simple to use, flexible and probably anyone can learn to use it. This everybody’s tool has also earned its share of notoriety.   "The popular Microsoft program has...

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21 Sep White Box Data Migration

Data Migration contains many challenges, and a major one is the delivery of artefacts at the [caption id="attachment_16249" align="alignright" width="150"] Umzugskarton by HornM201[/caption] various stages of a project that stand up to the scrutiny of the business, auditors and fellow project team members.   Many products and...

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14 Jul Never been diSAPpointing

Circa 1997 and the only meaning of ‘SAP’ to me, was from the Oxford and Webster dictionaries and by January 1998, I didn’t realise what type of long-term relationship I was heading into with SAP. After gruelling sessions of written tests and Group Discussions I...

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