Whitepaper: A Single Source of Truth — Is it the mythical creature of data management?
In the world of data management, a “single source of truth” is a fully trusted data source — the ultimate authority for the particular data it provides. It is important for the smooth operations of a company since applications often need an absolute authority for a given bit of data, say a customer’s credit limit. “Single source of truth” is often synonymous with a “system of record” but, as we will see, that creates data management challenges.
Download this whitepaper and learn:
- Four approaches proposed to create/maintain a single source of truth
- Single source of truth vs system of record – determining which is best for your specification
- Why is having a single source of truth important?