It’s that time of year when we send out a list of our most popular blogs and our most popular community group videos. We would like to thank everyone of our subscribers for their interest in our blogs and community group meetings - 2019 was an exciting year for us!Read More
Topics: Cleansing Data
Convergence Data knows the importance of your part data. We know that part data is a core asset for your company, and the quality of that data is fundamental to the health of the business and the bottom line. Start the new year right with a review of the best ways to get your data clean in 2017. Below is a recap of the top 2016 data quality blogs we published to help you stay on top of your company’s core assets in the New Year.
Top 5 Data Quality Blogs of 2016:Read More
Everyone is trying to determine what competitors are charging for their products through competitive benchmarking but will that really help you make a bigger profit? Maybe, but the real gold is in your existing purchase parts. Use the data you already have in house and compare purchased part costs that your company has incurred over the past two years. This data will allow you to truly increase your profit regardless of competitor pricing. Price benchmarking looks outward but for optimal profit you must first look inward.Read More
You have heard it a million times before, garbage in garbage out, but how do you prevent bad data from going into your key systems like Teamcenter? The answer is actually easier than you would expect, pre-planning, organizing classification models, and some up front data cleaning in a staging environment is the key. Whether you are migrating several systems to one existing system or doing a new migration you should have a staging system (figure 1) where you consolidate classification structures, harvest and enrich data then normalize and validate the data.Read More
It may seem like a scary proposition to send your data outside your organization to be improved. Who do you send it too, what do you provide them, how much is it going to cost, how do you know if the data is correct, how can you make it successful. At Convergence Data we have learned to bridge this gap between outsourced data cleansing operations and US based companies – to make it a successful experience. There are some basic practices to follow that we have learned we can share.Read More