Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Arvind Murali

Perficient Data & Analytics

We recently spoke with Arvind Murali , Data Governance Chief Strategist, to get his perspective on data governance, building data strategies to optimize business outcomes, and his life beyond the world of strategy. Then, I translate that feedback to help them build data strategy and governance to support and manage their data infrastructure. This support includes moving clients towards Data-as-a-Service (DaaS) models that directly creates bottom line opportunities.

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Reltio Cloud – Your Key to a Successful SAP S/4HANA Migration

Reltio

Reltio Cloud also acts as the governance platform to address the data quality problems before S/4HANA ingestion. Business IT B Business B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Graph B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B media & entertainment B Product 360 B Retail & CPG B Supplier 360 B Travel & hospitalityGuy Vorster, Principal Solutions Consultant, Reltio.

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#ModernDataMasters: Mike Evans, Chief Technology Officer

Reltio

It will be possible to put more emphasis on the people, process and data governance which really make MDM live and breathe.”. We teach that problem solving is at the core of MDM, and how important data governance principles are regardless of the configuration of the underpinning technology.”. This ensures that we offer relevant and value-added services to the businesses we work with. Prioritise people, process and governance. Kate Tickner, Reltio.

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Common Ingestion Framework

Perficient Data & Analytics

May it be healthcare, retail, finance or manufacturing, everyone is at different stages in their journey to create their industry-grade, enterprise-ready Data Lake repository. Data Lake forms the core foundation for companies in their journey to build state-of-the-art intelligent applications and provide cutting-edge services. Big Data is the way to move forward for all enterprises today.

Reltio Supports Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Clarion Call for Stronger US Customer Data Privacy Laws

Reltio

But today modern data management solutions that include technologies like machine learning empower organizations to implement data governance and privacy initiatives at scale, and are an essential part of their overall Customer 360 data strategy. Data as a Service with traceability : Drawing from third-party sources is a major benefit, but GDPR compliance requires tracking which attributes came from where. Manish Sood, CEO & Founder, Reltio.

#ModernDataMasters: Martin Squires, The Analysis Foundry

Reltio

Particularly the data governance side is beginning to be seen as really important. Uncategorized B Compliance & GDPR B Consumer 360 B Customer 360 B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B Healthcare B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Business B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPGKate Tickner, Reltio.

#ModernDataMasters: Lewis Ownes, CEO Agile Solutions

Reltio

If you ask people about data management and all they talk about is governance then you know they are only being driven by regulation or a concern. On the other side of things in the start up world and data driven companies, they can be purely about data and development and that is innovative as companies like FaceBook have found, often the data governance is lacking. “A In the same way if you just show up talking about governance you can stifle innovation.

#ModernDataMasters: Steve Whiting, Chief Operations Officer

Reltio

Ethical data management means you need data governance and data security by design – these initiatives are hard to retrofit. In the past organisations often mobilized for large MDM programmes and had to retrospectively drive the governance throughout – now we are seeing that data governance is often leading – it has become a non-negotiable.”. It’s called “Managing a Professional Services Firm” by David Maister. Kate Tickner, Reltio.

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Digital Enterprises: Built on Modern MDM

Reltio

To ensure no wall between data, governance, and insight, she shares her mantras: invest intelligently, source strategically, and collaborate. Business Compliance Customers IT Partners B Business B Data Science B Digital Transformation B Financial Services & Insurance B High-Tech & Manufacturing B IT B Life Sciences B Machine Learning B Patient & Member 360 B Retail & CPG DataDriven19Ankur Gupta, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Reltio.

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#ModernDataMasters: Tony Saldanha, President, Transformant

Reltio

Tony Saldanha is the President of Transformant and a globally recognized information technology and shared services executive. I’ve had the great fortune of evolving with the IT and shared service industry across 6 countries and 13 different roles and assignments. I started the first shared services centre in the Philippines in 1993 and then was also involved with major outsourcing at P&G in 2003. What is the role of data governance in these processes?

#ModernDataMasters: David Balzan, Business Unit Manager MDM

Reltio

This is partly why we feel that offering advisory services is so important because it can drive that vital board-level sponsorship for the projects we engage in. As a services provider, you would say that – why shouldn’t someone try and do it themselves? In addition, having a service provider that can offer all the required skills will help you orchestrate the people, process and technology together to ensure a joined-up project delivery. Kate Tickner, Reltio.

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Government By Numbers: Some Interesting Insights

John Battelle's Searchblog

Of course, were such a hypothesis true, one might imagine that the over percentage of GDP represented by government workers would have gone *down* over the past few decades. However, as this chart shows, that’s not the case: If we’re depending on government less and less, as I hypothesize, how on earth could government employees go *up* by ten percent in the past six decades? Now let’s compare Government as a percent of GDP to private Industry.

Spigraph, Everteam & ImageFast Provide Critical Information Governance Solutions to European Market

Everteam

London (UK), Paris (FR) – April 2, 2019 Spigraph, one of the leading European Value Added distributors in the capture and digital transformation market and part of Everteam Group, a leader in information governance solutions, is pleased to announce the availability of two products from the Everteam Information Governance Suite to their portfolio: everteam.discover and everteam.policy. We have on boarded ImageFast as our reseller for the Everteam Information Governance products.

Ransomware at IT Services Provider Synoptek

Krebs on Security

Synoptek , a California business that provides cloud hosting and IT management services to more than a thousand customer nationwide, suffered a ransomware attack this week that has disrupted operations for many of its clients, according to sources. A Sodinokibi attack earlier this month on Colorado-based IT services firm Complete Technology Solutions resulted in ransomware being installed on computers at more than 100 dentistry practices that relied on the company.

How organizations are navigating the COVID-19 pandemic

InfoGoTo

One executive from a major financial institution discussed how access, flexibility and connection all play a major role in how her organization continues to adapt to the pandemic and, ultimately, the new normal. Strong governance and crisis management plans.

Iran-linked APT group Pioneer Kitten sells access to hacked networks

Security Affairs

“PIONEER KITTEN tradecraft is characterized by a pronounced reliance on exploits of remote external services on internet-facing assets to achieve initial access to victims, as well as an almost total reliance on open-source tooling during operations.”

Be Legendary: Sutter Health

Rocket Software

When we see those values reflected in other companies from industries as diverse as financial services, healthcare, government, retail, and manufacturing, we want to celebrate them! The organization recently extended its services by opening drive-in outpatient clinics in Brentwood and Antioch. We work hard every day at Rocket to live up to our core values of empathy, humanity, trust, and love.

GUEST ESSAY: 5 security steps all companies should adopt from the Intelligence Community

The Last Watchdog

This cycle takes a holistic approach to detecting and deterring external threats and enforcing best-of-class data governance procedures. In the same vein, businesses at large can use the intelligence cycle as a model to detect and deter any attacks coming from foreign intelligence services. The United States Intelligence Community , or IC, is a federation of 16 separate U.S. intelligence agencies, plus a 17th administrative office.

Enterprise Architecture: Secrets to Success

erwin

operating strategy, global business services and shared services)? We also need to reduce the cost of curating and governing information within our repositories. For enterprise architecture, success is often contingent on having clearly defined business goals.

California IT service provider Synoptek pays ransom after Sodinokibi attack

Security Affairs

Synoptek, A California-based IT service provider decided to pay the ransom to decrypt its files after being infected with the Sodinokibi ransomware. Synoptek, a California-based provider of IT management and cloud hosting services paid the ransom to decrypt its files following a Sodinokibi ransomware attack. Synoptek has more than 1,100 customers across multiple industries, including local governments, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, media, retail and software. .

BEST PRACTICES: Mock phishing attacks prep employees to avoid being socially engineered

The Last Watchdog

Customers in financial services, energy, government, healthcare and manufacturing sectors are using its testing and training modules. Defending a company network is a dynamic, multi-faceted challenge that continues to rise in complexity, year after year after year. Related: Why diversity in training is a good thing. Yet there is a single point of failure common to just about all network break-ins: humans.

Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Modeling Tools Have Evolved

erwin

A North American banking group is using erwin Evolve to integrate information across the organization and provide better governance to boost business agility. It also operationalizes and governs mission-critical information by making it available to the wider enterprise at the right levels to identify synergies and ensure the appropriate collaboration. Enterprise architecture (EA) and business process (BP) modeling tools are evolving at a rapid pace.

Executive Exchange “Round Up” – Rethinking How We Work

InfoGoTo

Bill Meaney, our CEO and President, spoke candidly about our global response to the pandemic – steps put in place to continue to service our customers as well as developing new solutions, such as digital mailrooms, while keeping our employees safe.

NEW TECH: Cequence Security deploys defense against botnets’ assault on business logic

The Last Watchdog

Pick any company in any vertical – financial services, government, defense, manufacturing, insurance, healthcare, retailing, travel and hospitality – and you’ll find employees, partners, third-party suppliers and customers all demanding remote access to an expanding menu of apps — using their smartphones and laptops.

Preservica appoints new Advisory Council to help steer next stage of growth

Preservica

Preservica Advisory Council members include: Jason R Baron is an internationally recognized authority on information governance and the preservation of electronic records. Hubert Saint-Onge has extensive experience as a senior executive at major Oil & Gas and Financial Services companies. He has extensive experience working with Federal and Local Government agencies, as well as companies in Energy, Financial Services and Manufacturing.

Ephesoft and Fortude Announce Global Alliance Partnership to Expand Intelligent Document Processing Solutions

Document Imaging Report

Fortude has deep experience in helping clients implement and manage Infor’s CloudSuites, Fashion PLM and Business Intelligence solutions, across the fashion, food and beverage, manufacturing, distribution and healthcare industries. Alliance partnership will offer intelligent capture solutions for Infor CloudSuite worldwide, focused on driving productivity and automation. IRVINE, CALIF. PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 29, 2020. Ephesoft, Inc. ,

Ephesoft Recognized as Alfresco Software’s Global Technology Partner of the Year

Document Imaging Report

a leader in content acquisition and data enrichment solutions, today announced that Alfresco Software , an open source, content services provider, selected Ephesoft as its FY2020 Global Technology Partner of the Year. Ephesoft integrates with Alfresco’s modern, cloud-based, open source content services, which offers tremendous value when the solutions are paired. Together, we deliver a more comprehensive content services solution for customers.”.

Laserfiche Wins Gold in Best in Biz Awards 2017

Document Imaging Report

With customers in nearly every industry including government, education, financial services, manufacturing and health care, Laserfiche offers solutions tailored to organizations’ needs, and the expertise and personalized service that drive customer success.

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

What’s more, it’s poised to spill over from financial services into a wide range of industries. In my work and research, I see financial services organizations using immutability to enhance fraud detection and pinpoint instances of money laundering. Sectors that rely on the authenticity of components—such as retail, consumer packaged goods, and manufacturing—can now track components throughout the supply chain.

The blockchain bowling alley: How distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

What’s more, it’s poised to spill over from financial services into a wide range of industries. In my work and research, I see financial services organizations using immutability to enhance fraud detection and pinpoint instances of money laundering. Sectors that rely on the authenticity of components—such as retail, consumer packaged goods, and manufacturing—can now track components throughout the supply chain.

About Half of Surveyed Companies Haven’t Started Preparing for CCPA: Data Privacy Trends

eDiscovery Daily

technology, manufacturing, financial services, utilities and health care companies finds that 44 percent of companies that will impacted by the CCPA haven’t yet taken steps towards compliance. Used by legal and business customers worldwide including more than 50 of the top 250 Am Law firms and many of the world’s leading corporations, CloudNine’s eDiscovery automation software and services help customers gain insight and intelligence on electronic data.

The Business of Data Newsletter – Issue 7 (7 December 2018)

Information Matters

“Seven out of 10 UK consumers and two-thirds, on average, around the world would stop doing business with a brand that suffers a breach of users’ financial or personal data. “Facebook employees also discussed encouraging advertisers to spend more money on the service in exchange for increased access to user information, the emails in the document reportedly show. A modest proposal for the Open Data Institute – Financial Times, 29 November 2018.

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The blockchain bowling alley – how distributed ledger technology goes mainstream

CGI

What’s more, it’s poised to spill over from financial services into a wide range of industries. In my work and research, I see financial services organizations using immutability to enhance fraud detection and pinpoint instances of money laundering. Sectors that rely on authenticity of components, such as retail, consumer packaged goods, and manufacturing—can now track components throughout the supply chain.

Meet Perficient’s Chief Strategists: Christine Livingston

Perficient Data & Analytics

I help many clients develop artificial intelligence roadmaps, including the human elements of the strategy, such as governance and human capital requirements. We’re seeing many companies starting to deploy artificial intelligence within customer service functions or on the customer experience side to drive true omnichannel, consistent experiences across all those entry points. For financial services, your financial advisors are the SMEs.

Web 2: Help Me Interview Jeff Immelt

John Battelle's Searchblog

We have globalized the company, while investing massive amounts in technology, products and services. While some of America’s competitors were throttling up on manufacturing and R&D, we de-emphasized technology. Our economy tilted instead toward the quicker profits of financial services. While our financial services business has performed well, I can’t tell you that we were entirely free of these errors.

Observations on the Cybersecurity Executive Order and Presidential Policy Directive

Hunton Privacy

by passing legislation to give our government a greater capacity to secure our networks and deter attacks.” The breadth of the critical infrastructure concept is intended to allow for companies with common infrastructure and security concerns to collaboration and coordinate with appropriate government organizations regarding cybersecurity issues.

Discovery of New Internet of Things (IoT) Based Malware Could Put a New Spin on DDoS Attacks

Data Protection Report

Slightly over one year ago, several major distributed denial-of-service (“DDoS”) attacks took place, including a major event affecting the domain name service provider Dyn , which caused outages and slowness for a number of popular sites, including Amazon, Netflix, Reddit, SoundCloud, Spotify, and Twitter. This prevents authorized users from being able to use or access the services being provided via the attacked servers.

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Regulatory Update: NAIC Summer 2018 National Meeting

Data Matters

The Group Capital Calculation (E) Working Group continued its development of a group capital calculation (GCC) as an analytical tool for regulators to evaluate the financial condition of an insurance group. As currently proposed, the amendments to the SAT would require a producer (or insurer) to make a recommendation “without placing the financial or other interests of the producer [(or insurer)] ahead of the consumer’s interests as known from the consumer’s suitability information.”