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What are industry models?

An IBM Industry Data Model is a set of business and technical data models that are pre-designed to meet the needs of a particular industry. It acts as a blueprint that provides common elements derived from best practices, government regulations and the complex data and analytic needs of an industry-specific organization.

Within the schematics of an IBM Industry Data Model are data warehouse design models, business terminology and business intelligence templates. The models provide organizations within a specific industry a pre-designed framework to help accelerate the development of business intelligence applications. 

These frameworks provide a catalog of industry-specific terminology and concepts, data structure designs and KPI and report designs, which can quickly help governance, compliance and integration efforts.

IBM Industry Models can help accelerate your analytics journey by applying best practices, using pre-designed industry-specific content. It can help you manage your enterprise data, whether in your data warehouse or in the data lake, so you can derive insights and make informed decisions.

Read about the value and leverage of data models in the enterprise.

Features

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Time to value

Helps reduce the time and effort needed for analysis and design of functional requirements by providing industry-specific information infrastructures

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Business agility

Quickly builds and rationalizes data warehouses, providing a consistent data architecture for modeling new or changed requirements

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High-quality business data

Reduces risk and enables successful delivery of high-quality data for applications across the organization, with a streamlined and best-practices approach to business transformation

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Audit readiness

Creates enterprise-wide key performance indicators (KPIs), and addresses compliance, reporting and analysis requirements

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Pre-defined financial services-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

IBM Banking Process & Service Models

Pre-defined financial services-specific vocabularies, workflows, activities and services, interfaces and components, which can help with the analysis and design of business process management and service-oriented architectures.

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Pre-defined energy-and-utilities-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

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Pre-defined healthcare-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

IBM Insurance Process and Service Models

Pre-defined insurance services-specific vocabularies, workflows, activities and services, interfaces and components, which can help with the analysis and design of business process management and service-oriented architectures.

IBM Insurance Information Warehouse

Pre-defined insurance-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

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Pre-defined telecommunications-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

IBM Retail Data Warehouse

Pre-defined retail-specific vocabularies, KPIs and data structures, which can help accelerate enterprise governance and analytics projects.

Resources

IBM Industry Models support for a data lake architecture

Understand the necessary guidelines and practices for organizations that want to use IBM Industry Models as a key part of their data lake initiative.

Business-user-focused vocabularies for IBM Industry Models

Learn the guidelines that organizations are using for IBM Industry Models, which help build vocabulary assets that are effective in accurately reflecting the meaning and full context of the key business terms required to support the specific needs of the various business-focused users.

Guidelines for deploying IBM Industry Models to Hadoop

Explore the use of the IBM Industry Models and their deployment to the Hive and HBASE areas of the Hadoop landscape. 

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