Our Data Model assessment services benefit firms making their first attempt at implementing a common data model, as well as firms that already have an existing data model and wish to assess their model implementation.
Pinion can ensure that your data model implementation has a solid foundation. We will evaluate your firm’s readiness to put a common data model in place and develop an effective strategy for doing so. Our expert consultants will work with your organization’s management team to architect a feasible, well-defined project scope, develop justification, and create a blueprint for future project stages.
If your organization already has a data model in place, Pinion can offer an assessment that will identify potential growth points from which to expand your existing capabilities. Pinion’s Industry Model implementation consultants will collaborate with your technical teams to assess your current data environment, evaluate its architecture, and ensure that your firm’s abilities align with the industry’s vectors anData Modelingneeds. We aim to assist you in crafting a smart, workable plan for ongoing investment in your existing or new implementations.
Whatever your BI/DW environment’s maturity, the objectives for an assessment project include:
Assessment projects typically involve the following activities:
Consumer Finance industry data models serve as reference blue print to a consumer finance organization's information. Whether you're building a house or designing a data warehouse foundation data layer, models can help you on the details that could influence the design of the consumption layer.
Our consumer finance reference data model is developed from our work experience with multiple organizations. It is an integrated, cross-functional model that provides an enterprise-wide view of data and serves to be a good foundation layer data structure. It’s a comprehensive, flexible blueprint of how your data is organized and provides structure that allows you to manage your information. The data model is easily extendable by adding entities or sets of attributes to help you avoid costly re-designs.
Features & Benefits
The Data Model subject areas provide a single-source view into sales, marketing, financial and risk management data that can help deliver cost savings across your business in areas including:
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Pinion’s team has deep expertise and diverse implementation experience in the following areas of Enterprise Data initiatives utilizing IBM’s IIW data models.
Business Requirements Definition Pinion has leveraged the IIW Requirements Model to structure and analyze clients’ business requirements.
Business Modeling We have utilized the IIW Business Data Model by customizing it to relate to the client’s business model further maximizing the benefits of industry-model assets.
Reference-Data Strategy We can implement an effective reference-data strategy that is flexible to align to your organization’s needs.
Data Warehouse Design and Development Pinion has applied the enterprise logical data model (IIW) in designing an IIW-based Enterprise Data Warehouse. The scope of services include major components like:
Data Mart and Application Feed Design Pinion leverages business-solution templates in designing data marts.
Our consultants have expertise in implementing focus areas such as:
IIW Project Management At Pinion, we understand how the IIW implementation roadmap affects an IIW-based project’s management. We address project-plan considerations and activities.
At Pinion, our combined onshore/near-shore/offshore structure and highly qualified international staff ensure that our clients’ projects hit the ground running, progress smoothly, and finish on deadline.
Pinion’s team has deep expertise and diverse implementation experience in the following areas of Enterprise Data initiatives utilizing IBM’s BDW data models.
Business Requirements Definition
Pinion has leveraged the BDW Requirements Model to structure and analyze clients’ business requirements.
We have utilized the BDW Business Data Model by customizing it to relate to the client’s business model further maximizing the benefits of industry-model assets.
We can implement an effective reference-data strategy that is flexible to align to your organization’s needs.
Data Warehouse Design and Development
Pinion has applied the enterprise logical data model (BDW) in designing an BDW-based Enterprise Data Warehouse. The scope of services include major components like:
Data Mart and Application Feed Design
Pinion leverages business-solution templates in designing data marts.
Our consultants have expertise in implementing focus areas such as:
BDW Project Management
At Pinion, we understand how the BDW implementation roadmap affects an BDW-based project’s management. We address project-plan considerations and activities.
At Pinion, our combined onshore/near-shore/offshore structure and highly qualified international staff ensure that our clients’ projects hit the ground running, progress smoothly, and finish on deadlines.
Information architecture is the foundation for successfully implementing information-dependent business initiatives. At Pinion, we not only embrace this principle, we also practice it across the board.
Our information architecture services aim to:
– Implement effective, solidly footed information architecture that enables intra-organizational information sharing.
– Apply elegant, cohesive information-design and information-management principles throughout all implementation phases.
– Utilize principles that allow information to be effectively organized and presented to information consumers.
Pinion consultants have successfully applied their architecture experience and their proven skill in creating and deploying situation-responsive approaches to the implementation of information architecture across a broad range of technologies that include:
* Data analysis
* Data profiling and quality assessment
* Data architecture/modeling
* Business requirements analysis
* Data source analysis
* Data warehouse model design
* Mapping source systems to the target data model
Effective data integration makes ongoing business growth possible. Integrating information sourced from disparate locations requires skill and care. We have the techniques, tools, and resources required to capture and rebuild data, ensuring your firm’s solid, long-term systems structure.
Our data-integration services make it possible for our clients to:
Bring data together from a variety of sources and transform it into meaningful information that works with the current system architecture.
Create a sturdy, scalable, functional information platform that both stands up to and enables swiftly evolving transaction needs.
Pinion is uniquely positioned to provide data-integration services that ensure your firm’s maximum return on investment. We offer the following advantages:
Nimble delivery methods that offer both immediate and incremental benefits
Our Quality Assurance services include:
Pinion designs, builds, and puts into play information-delivery solutions that arm you with a firm, clear grasp of your business via on-demand reports, user-friendly dashboards, and analytics integrated into business procedures.
Integrating information from diverse sources offers a steep investment return: it allows you to display, scrutinize, and dissect the crucial metrics and pivotal elements that lead to sharp business decisions. Pinion understands that information delivery centers on presenting information in the ways that offer the most value to your organization.
With our information-delivery services, Pinion aims to:
Pinion consultants possess unparalleled experience and consistent success with all of the major analytics and reporting technologies, including but not limited to Microstrategy, Business Objects, SSRS, Cognos, Oracle Discoverer, and SAS. In addition, Pinion’s diverse knowledge of many different business sectors and functions enables us to present our clients with coherent, well-integrated solution strategies that will endure.
You need to know where you stand before planning for where you want to be. Pinion helps by providing a data process assessment focused on benchmarking your governance policies against industry methodologies like FIBO and MIKE 2.0. This results in an actionable roadmap outlining your company’s customized plan and leveraging what you already have. We believe that there is no “one size fits all” plan for business intelligence environments.
Pinion can evaluate your current data warehouse and data-mart initiatives for effectiveness. This assessment takes note of organizational and technical challenges and problems that can hinder performance, limit return on investment, and undermine end-user satisfaction.
Data profiling is a process of analyzing the quality of data with respect to key dimensions like completeness, consistency, conformity and duplicates. The analysis process can be conducted across multiple domains that may involve different types of information.
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How we can help?
We has proven expertise in helping clients uncover the key pain points as part of the data profiling exercise. We handle profiling from two aspects subjective assessment through which we cover the key business aspects with pre-defined questionnaires focusing on Consumer Finance business and objective assessment of the underlying data.