More than 100 universities and higher education and research institutions to benefit from a MDM foundation built on Orchestra Networks’ EBX5.
Paris, November 6, 2013. Orchestra Networks, a leading vendor of multidomain master and reference data management (MDM/RDM) software, today announced that AMUE, Agence de mutualisation des universités et établissements, the French shared-services agency devoted to fostering innovation among universities and other higher education and research institutions, has selected EBX5 as the AMUE reference platform for managing university master data.
Awarded under the terms of the framework agreement SAJ DEI 12-30 (EU Tenders Electronic Daily: 259587-2013) “Providing an MDM foundation for the management of shared master data of higher education and research institution members of AMUE, and related services’’, EBX5 will be used for management of a wide range of master and reference data. The initial scope of the project will focus on parties, organizational structures, codes, locations and disciplines.
“We are proud to support AMUE and its ambitious transformation and modernization program,” said Christophe Barriolade, President & CEO of Orchestra Networks. “Following the selection of Orchestra Networks by CNRS (National Center for Scientific Research), this further confirms how important data governance is for higher education and research institutions.”
AMUE (http://www.amue.fr), Agence de mutualisation des universités et établissements, is a GIP (Groupement d’Intérêt Public, Public Interest Group, under the French law) created in 1992 to facilitate cooperation between its member organizations which are universities and other higher education and research institutions in France. With currently more than 170 members AMUE supports its members’ joint actions to improve the quality of their management by enhancing their information system with well-adapted solutions and assisting them in change management efforts.
About Orchestra Networks
Orchestra Networks (www.orchestranetworks.com) is a pure-play, independent master and reference data management software vendor. Our EBX5 software enables business and technology users to model, master, govern and connect master data as diverse as customer, product, supplier, finance, HR, reference data, and more in a single end-to-end solution.
The Information Difference ranked EBX5 #1 in MDM technology 2012 and 2013.