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Orchestra Networks Named in Information Management’s Editor’s Choice List

PARIS, France and BOSTON, MA – September 26, 2012 – Orchestra Networks™, the Master Data Management (MDM) software vendor, today announced that Information Management, a SourceMedia brand, has included Orchestra Networks in its third annual list of “40 Vendors We’re Watching.”

The vendors were chosen from an initial list of more than 100 companies by the magazine’s editors with the help of a dozen leading IT professional firms and analysts. The vendors were selected for...

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EBX 5.2.3 is available

We are pleased to announce that EBX version 5.2.3 is generally available to our customers. This new version brings EBX5 Add-ons support and provides a number of enhancements to the data governance features such as authoring user interface and data workflow.

Support for EBX5 Add-ons
EBX 5.2.3 is our first version architected to provide full support for the new EBX5 Add-ons. EBX5 Add-ons are a set of modules that provide new capabilities, including pre-defined data models, new end-user...

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Key Master Data Facets: Time

In our last post, I described a little bit about time and relationships. We noted that different kinds of master data have relationships with prior versions of themselves. Relationships enable you to see how prior versions have evolved into new ones.

This entry in our MDM Facets series is more focused on time in relation to versioning. In many of our initial discussions with prospects and customers, they focus on MDM as a source of accurate and up-to-date information. But as our...

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Orchestra Networks appoints Clareen Consulting as its distributor and implementation partner in Tunisia

Paris and Tunis, September 13, 2012. Orchestra Networks, a leading multi-domain Master Data Management software provider today announced that it has appointed Clareen Consulting as its distributor and implementation partner in Tunisia.

Clareen Consulting is a consulting and engineering company specialized in design and development of information systems. With presence in France and Tunisia, Clareen Consulting will distribute Orchestra Networks’ EBX5 Master Data Management software and...

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Announcing EBX5 self-training program

As our EBX5 Master Data Management (MDM) software is being deployed worldwide by large companies and used by wide range of business and IT users, we are pleased to announce our new self-training program.

Based on an innovative Web platform, this program is a 100% online, 24/7 e-learning solution.
Open to Orchestra Networks customers and partners worldwide, this program eliminates travel costs, offers an affordable way to learn EBX5 and allows trainees to learn at their own pace.

EBX5...

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Orchestra Networks and Synergic Partners announce a partnership on Reference and Master Data Management in Spain and across Europe

Paris, Madrid and Barcelona, September 12, 2012. Orchestra Networks, a leading multi-domain Master Data Management (MDM) software provider and Synergic Partners, a strategic and technological consultancy specialized in the MDM and Data Governance, announced today that they have formed a partnership.

With offices in Madrid and Barcelona, Synergic Partners is ranked among the top 50 system integrators in the world on MDM projects, according to The MDM Institute. As a recognized expert in...

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Key Master Data Facets: Relationships

In a previous post on modeling I briefly touched on relationships when describing different data model patterns.  In this post I’ll be expanding on the topic.   

Relationships define how the different elements in your master data connect to each other. Some of those connections would include relationships with attributes (a customer to gender);  some represent hierarchies (a product to product line, a subordinate to a manager); still others are connections between domains (suppliers...

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Key Master Data Facets: Modeling – Part 2

We’re doing a short blog series highlighting commonly overlooked facets of in the MDM. The series in to help set the stage for our Sept 19, 2012 webcast with Andy Hayler on “Best practices in MDM vendor selection.”

In part 1 (31 Aug 2012) we covered the following questions

● Can I use someone else’s model?
● How will I capture, or document, my master data requirements?
● How can I deal with different data models patterns?
● How can I define business rules to enforce...

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