Master Data Management

MDM Design Process Overview

A governance hierarchy consists of the following elements:

  • A category - collection of the tasks, roles, scenarios and business process created to organize the elements by, for example, line of business, business unit or division, or data domain.
  • Business processes – A collection of scenarios to allow a series of linked scenarios to be created.
  • Scenarios - A collection of roles that outlines a single process, such as creating a new FinishedGood. 
  • Roles – A collection of tasks.
  • Tasks - Content WebApp pages designed to collect and validate information required to support the business process.

To design a governance hierarchy:

A Designer can evaluate overall business process design and how updates to a scenario, role or task may affect other elements that are assigned to that scenario. Refer to these topics for more information: