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Provides a complete master data management solution

IBM InfoSphere® Master Data Management (MDM) solution manages all aspects of your critical enterprise data, no matter what system or model, and delivers it to your application users in a single trusted view. Provides actionable insight, instant business value alignment and compliance with data governance, rules and policies across the enterprise. InfoSphere Master Data Management orchestrates your data throughout the complete information lifecycle with a highly configurable framework that supports hybrid cloud environments. It empowers business and IT users to collaborate and innovate with trusted master data across the enterprise.

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Benefits of InfoSphere Master Data Management

Choose the edition that meets your needs

InfoSphere Master Data Management has two editions — Standard Edition (SE) and Advanced Edition (AE). Both are available as either on-premises, hosted or fully managed cloud offerings.

Provides self-service access to trusted data

Users can provision and operationalize data using new analytical graph-based exploration, agile self-service access, governance and dashboard capabilities.

Delivers MDM data fast and accurately

Delivers accurate, near real-time views of master data throughout your organization. Supports registry or virtual style implementations, which offer quick time-to-value.

Utilizes intuitive user interface

Simplifies your ability to quickly and easily make sense of your data with a functional dashboard that provides improved user interfaces and summary views.

Enhances your ability to innovate

Empowers line-of-business users to collaborate, explore critical entities, gain new insights, identity potential threats and innovate.

Reduces costs with MDM on cloud

Provides IBM Master Data Management on Cloud edition a lower cost through a subscription-based pricing model.

Key features of InfoSphere MDM

Delivers a trusted, 360-degree view of critical data

Enables highly accurate, trusted and comprehensive data matching to overcome differences and errors that often occur in disparate data sources. The InfoSphere Master Data Management server manages your master data entities centrally, reducing reliance on incomplete or duplicate data while consolidating information from across your enterprise. Deliver a single, highly accurate trusted view of your key business data that improves user confidence and decision-making while offering the ability to migrate MDM data to the cloud.

Extends your MDM architecture into the cloud

Multiple deployment options enable you to roll out new applications, data and services with impressive speed and place them in the optimal location – whether on-premises, in the cloud or in a hybrid environment. Subscription-based pricing available through IBM Master Data Management on Cloud edition reduces cost and optimizes your IT resources while facilitating an intelligent and smart investment in your future growth that can scale when you do.

Comprehensive cloud-native data management

Access a rich set of complementary services for data management, analytics, data science, and artificial intelligence. This means you can publish master data for fast and scalable access to downstream applications.
Available for deployment on IBM Cloud® or with hyperconverged data and AI platforms such as IBM Cloud Pak® for Data for multicloud or hybrid cloud environments.

Supports registry or virtual style implementations

Adds new data domains or solves new business problems. InfoSphere Master Data Management comprises of a complete MDM solution with multidomain capabilities and built-in domain patterns that support a diverse variety of key industries. With several editions available, each is designed to integrate with existing architectures and business processes. Choose the edition that best meets your immediate and long-term needs and then shift focus to where it impacts your business the most – innovation.

Harnesses a complete MDM solution across the enterprise

Maintains a complete, highly accurate, real-time view of your master data through a configurable framework engineered for on-premises or cloud IT architecture models. Designed to support registry or virtual MDM-style implementations. Provides policy management capabilities that help you author, monitor and enforce data quality. Assembles a trusted, tailored view of your data through a virtual master data registry and empowers your application users with a flexible MDM solution.

Leverages analytical capabilities to propel your business

Provision and operationalize MDM data to gain entity insight with graph-based exploration of master data, transactional data and Hadoop to drive entity insight and analytics.

High availability and robust backup infrastructure

Ensure your data is accessible with highly optimized, built-in high availability and improved ease of use. Keep your data safe in the event of a disaster with a fully customizable, built-in hardware and software infrastructure based on the proven technology, IBM Spectrum® Protect.

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