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Replacing IBM Cognos Business Viewpoint for dimension and hierarchy management

On April 30, 2017, IBM announced that Cognos Business Viewpoint was discontinued from service.

IBM Cognos Business Viewpoint was dimension management software.  It was designed to capture and manage multiple hierarchies, structures and definitions for use across performance management applications (EPM). Formerly part of the Cognos product line, Business Viewpoint was frequently used by TM1 customers to maintain standard and alternate financial hierarchies.

When a vendor chooses 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 Citi, was a keynote on the future scope of data governance. 

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

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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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Interview with eSanté Luxembourg: Healthcare Terminology Server with EBX5

We got a chance to catch up with the team at eSanté Luxembourg to discuss their healthcare Terminology Server project.

Question: could you tell us a little about eSanté?

Agence eSanté is Luxembourg’s national agency for the exchange and sharing of health information. It was established to enhance the patient’s care coordination, promote interoperability and define a national platform of eHealth services, including an Electronic Health Record named “Dossier de Soins Partagé”...

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Be proactive: Data governance and data management go hand in hand

Data governance has become a priority for many organizations, initiated to address regulatory compliance, operational improvement or reporting quality issues. However, those same organizations often treat data governance as a standalone documentation-oriented initiative, implementing their own business processes and applying their own tools.

This institutionalized fiefdom behavior results in a siloed data governance program that is challenging to leverage since it is difficult to connect...

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Automating the implementation of data governance policies

As a vendor in the data management space we’re excited to see an increasing number of firms realize that their data is an asset. And as a provider of governance oriented solutions, we’ve been delighted to see organizations create the role of chief data officer--making someone accountable for the coordination of corporate data policies, practices, and strategy. As we often tell our customers and prospects, at the root of many data management problems is a lack of clarity around who are...

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Orchestra Networks improves analytical MDM support for business intelligence and big data use cases

Introduces enhanced enterprise dimension and hierarchy management capabilities at the Gartner Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit.

Orchestra Networks, the independent, pure-play multidomain master data management software provider today announced new and improved capabilities in EBX5 for managing hierarchies, enterprise dimensions and attributes that improves support for business intelligence and big data use cases.

These enhanced capabilities address some of the most common issues...

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