In the following section, we describe the fundamental components of an MDM environment and discuss about the qualities of a master data repository. Finally, we briefly talk about the table structure and various types of tables available in MDM. This knowledge is useful in proper creation and maintenance of MDM repositories.
An MDM Server is the heart of an MDM system. It does the job of managing the master data in multiple MDM repositories along with catering to various clients across the network.
An MDM Server sits on top of a commercial SQL backend database. Various backend databases are compatible with the SAP NetWeaver MDM 7.1 Server such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2, and SAP MaxDB.
The MDM ...