Chapter 6

The End Game


When the enterprise data management (EDM) future state has been realized, work must continue to sustain the hard-won gains from the EDM effort. Lasting buy-in must be maintained; the EDM architecture must undergo regular “tune-ups” to address the inevitable work-arounds; vendor relationships need to be nurtured and proactively managed; and seismic shifts such as disruptive technology and global economic conditions must be factored into ongoing EDM activities.


Data Management
Critical Success Factors
Key Performance Indicators
Architectural Tune-Ups

6.1. Introduction

Delivering the future state identified in the enterprise data management (EDM) roadmap is a tremendous ...

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