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Announcing our 2016 Customer Advisory Board meetings

Every year Orchestra Networks organizes Customer Advisory Board (CAB) meetings. 

While our team meets with customers throughout the year, the CAB is one of the formal methods that we use to receive advice and feedback from our customers.   The CAB is also an opportunity for us to formally communicate on product strategy and roadmap.

This year, to provide better coverage for our expanding customer base, we have grown from two sessions to three.  Our customers have graciously offered to...

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Recapping Data Governance Financial Services 2016

Last week Orchestra Networks had the unique opportunity to deliver two presentations to the attendees of the Data Governance in Financial Services conference in Jersey City, NJ.  

Our first session, jointly delivered with a partner, focused on how the Information Asset data governance operating model was implemented in EBX5.   The second, jointly delivered with Cit, was a keynote on the future scope of data governance. 

We’re pleased to report that the presentation went over quite...

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Q&A after our data governance webinar (3/3)

A few weeks ago Nicola Askham (The Data Governance Coach) and I delivered a webinar on Automating Data Governance. For those you who might have missed the live event check out the replay.     

If you watch the replay you’ll observe that it’s much more of a conversation about data governance, it’s challenges and ways to scale. And of course having Nicola on the webinar was great. She’s passionate about data governance and has many anecdotes/solutions on common problems you...

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Q&A after our data governance webinar (2/3)

A few weeks ago Nicola Askham (The Data Governance Coach) and I delivered a webinar on Automating Data Governance. For those you who might have missed the live event check out the replay.     

If you watch the replay you’ll observe that it’s much more of a conversation about data governance, it’s challenges and ways to scale. And of course having Nicola on the webinar was great. She’s passionate about data governance and has many anecdotes/solutions on common problems you...

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Q&A after our data governance webinar (1/3)

A few weeks ago Nicola Askham (The Data Governance Coach) and I delivered a webinar on Automating Data Governance. For those you who might have missed the live event check out the replay.     

If you watch the replay you’ll observe that it’s much more of a conversation about data governance, it’s challenges and ways to scale. And of course having Nicola on the webinar was great. She’s passionate about data governance and has many anecdotes/solutions on common problems you will...

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See [Data Governance in a Box with EBX5] at Data Governance Financial Services 2016

We're pleased to announce that Jae Lee, Manager, Information Asset and Conrad Chuang, Director, Solutions Strategy at Orchestra Networks will present "Data Governance in a Box with EBX5" at Data Governance Financial Services on Thursday, September 8 at 11:45am.

In this lively presentation, Jae Lee, from Information Asset, and Conrad Chuang, from Orchestra Networks, will demonstrate an implementation of Information Asset’s comprehensive data governance operating model (“Data Governance...

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Panera Bread to present at the MDM & Data Governance Summit 2016 in New York

We are pleased to announce that Eric Keeney, IT Director, Menu Management, Panera Bread and Steve Wehrell, Project Manager, Café Data Systems (CDS), Panera Bread will present at the upcoming MDM & Data Governance Summit New York on November 9, 2016.

Case study: Improving time to market for a new product introduction process leveraging collaborative MDM

Panera Bread Company (Panera) is a food service provider. Panera is a national bakery-cafe concept with approximately 1,970...

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Orchestra Networks to deliver a keynote at Data Governance Financial Services 2016

We're pleased to announce that Conrad Chuang, Director, Solutions Strategy at Orchestra Networks will deliver a keynote at the Data Governance Financial Services Conference 2016 on Friday, September 9 at 9:30pm.

What’s the “D” in CDO?

Where does data governance go from here?

Over the past several years financial services firms have established new data governance programs and recruited Chief Data Officers (CDO) to lead them. These teams have been hard at work documenting and...

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NetSpend/TSYS on supporting a high volume business with a multidomain/multi-context/ multi-style master data management solution

Last week (June 8, 2016) Dipen Shah, Director of Financial Systems, from NetSpend delivered an amazing case study on netSpend’s multidomain program at the MDM & Data Governance Summit in San Francisco.

For those of you who don’t know, NetSpend is one of the largest issuers of reloadable, prepaid debit cards in the US. If you have a Western Union, Paypal, or Intuit/Turbo Tax prepaid card, you have a NetSpend product.  Currently owned by TSYS, one of the largest financial transaction...

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Advice from the Carlyle Group on implementing integrated data governance

Last week (June 9, 2016) Edie Ashton, Principal for Global Technology & Solutions, and Danielle Cuteri, Associate Vice President for Fund Management, from the The Carlyle Group delivered the data governance keynote address at the MDM & Data Governance Summit in San Francisco.

Completely packed room of DG, MDM, and RDM professionals waiting for the keynote to begin

Mss. Ashton and Cuteri distilled the Carlyle Group’s experience into a comprehensive case study on implementing a unified...

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The Carlyle Group to present their Data Governance program at the MDM & Data Governance Summit San Francisco

Implementing Integrated Data Governance at The Carlyle Group

We are pleased to announce that Edie Ashton, Principal, Global Technology & Solutions and
Danielle Cuteri, Associate Vice President, Fund Management, The Carlyle Group will present at the upcoming MDM & Data Governance Summit San Francisco on June 8-10, 2016.

The Carlyle Group is a global alternative asset manager with $183 billion of asset under management. There are multiple facets to their business: investment vehicles that...

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Nicola Askham and Conrad Chuang to present at the MDM & Data Governance Summit Europe on May 17, 2016

Automating Data Governance Policy: How Organizations are Automating DG Policy implementation in Data Management Software

We are pleased to announce that Nicola Askham, the Data Governance Coach, and Conrad Chuang, Director Product Marketing at Orchestra Networks  will present at the upcoming MDM & Data Governance Summit Europe in London on May 17, 2016.

As more organizations develop their data governance competencies one question lingers—How should organizations track/audit/automate...

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NetSpend/TSYS to present their MDM program at the MDM & Data Governance Summit San Francisco

Case study: Maintaining high operations tempo via multi-domain MDM

We are pleased to announce that Dipen Shah, Director for Financial Systems, NetSpend/TSYS will present at the upcoming MDM & Data Governance Summit San Francisco on June 10, 2016.

NetSpend is a leading provider of reloadable prepaid cards and related financial services in the United States and serves the estimated 68 million underbanked consumers who do not have a traditional bank account or who rely on alternative...

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SBM Offshore to present their MDM program at the Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit UK 2016

SBM Offshore: How MDM is changing our way of working

We are pleased to announce that René Meijers, Group IT, Head of Data and Information management at SBM Offshore will will present at the upcoming Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit in London, UK on March 3.

The Oil and Gas industry is evolving rapidly. This is why SBM Offshore has launched an enterprise-wide program to redefine its way of working. In this presentation René Meijers, the Head of Data and...

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Sabre to present their MDM program at the Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit US 2016

Learn how Sabre is building an MDM foundation with our EBX5 software to address enterprise operational and analytical challenges

We are pleased to announce that Janine Stevens, Senior Enterprise Data Architect at Sabre Global and Maciej Suślik, Manager Content Data Services at Sabre Global will present at the upcoming Gartner Enterprise Information & Master Data Management Summit in Grapevine, TX on March 17.

Building Sabre’s MDM Foundation for Operational Excellence and Enhanced...

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How United Technologies made MDM a central piece of its supply chain strategy

How master data management can contribute to enterprise strategy was the topic of a recent case study delivered at the MDM/DG Summit in New York by Lydia Tilsley and Larry Keyser from the United Technologies Corporation, or UTC. Their highly informative talk described how their MDM project became an enterprise initiative with executive visibility that is central (literally, see beneath) to UTC’s supply chain transformation efforts.

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Visit Orchestra Networks at either Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics or Master Data Management Summits in Las Vegas

We’re pleased to announce that Orchestra Networks, for the first time, is sponsoring, presenting and exhibiting at both the Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit and the Gartner Enterprise Information and Master Data Management Summit.

Here’s a quick rundown on our activities. 

Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit

When: March 30 to April 1
Where: Caesars Palace in Las Vegas

At this event, we will showcase our enterprise dimension and hierarchy management...

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Observations and Thoughts from Sabre Data and Analytics Day

I had the honor of presenting to Sabre’s worldwide technology and product team at the 4th Sabre Data Day in Southlake, Texas on Feb 18th. The data day showcases Sabre’s products and data efforts along with their future product/data management vision. They have been doing this for several years, this year was unique because of the inclusion of Analytics.

In addition to presentations from Sabre executives and strategic vendors, Sabre had a technology/product showcase. In the showcase the...

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MDM & Analytics at the 4th Sabre Data and Analytics Day

Today Orchestra Networks had the unique opportunity to present at Sabre’s fourth Data and Analytics Day in Southlake, TX and Bangalore, India.  This event is for Sabre employees to learn about emerging data trends.

Scott Duda, Director of Presales, Solutions Architect at Orchestra Networks gave a presentation on the importance of master data management in business intelligence and analytics. In this presentation Scott described the key enterprise requirements for analytical MDM, which...

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Recapping the DGFS, MDM/DG Summit NYC and the North American Customer Advisory Board

It’s only mid-October and the Orchestra Networks has had a completely jam packed two weeks featuring two events (Data Governance in Financial Services and Master Data Management and Data Governance Summit), two new EBX5 capabilities (information governance and visualization) and one incredible customer advisory board.

Some highlights include:

TD Ameritrade

The presentation by Jeff Gentry, Director of Enterprise Data Governance, and Jim Keevins, Director of Enterprise Data...

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