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Take charge of your data migration projects

Migrating to more modernized data management systems makes it possible for organizations to gain meaningful insight from their data, reduce inefficiencies, and connect with customers more effectively.

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Why data migration is important

Data migration is the transferring of data between storage types, formats, or computer systems. Migrating data is usually key when launching new systems, upgrades, or consolidation. Other relevant situations are mergers and acquisitions, de-mergers and buyouts, and regulatory changes.

Data migrations can have significant business impact, and should be well planned to result in the highest possible value. If done right, users can access relevant, accurate data more easily and have confidence in their decision-making. This can improve operational efficiency, customer experience, and bottom-line results.

Master your data migration

The secret to data migration success lies in planning and upfront data analysis. Having a strategy early on can help you avoid complexities and shave off unnecessary costs. For best results, your plan should involve a Pre-Migration Impact Assessment (PMIA). The PMIA is a method to help you identify the people, processes, and technology you need to get the most out of your migration efforts.

 

Our data management solution, with data migration capabilities, will help you reduce the associated risks with traditional data migrations projects, shorten project timelines, and keep your costs under control. By focusing on the quality of your data, your migration will provide better-quality results. 

Simplify my data migration

  • Pre-migration planning is essential to the success of any data migration project.
  • Creating a structured plan, identifying key project resources, and conducting a landscape analysis will set your organization up for success.
  • Thorough testing is critical before deploying a data migration project.

Data migration failures are often due to the lack of effective collaboration and improper planning

of respondents see data quality issues as the biggest challenge related to data migration projects

of organizations have challenges migrating due to too many data sources.

cite an inability to use new systems because of data migration challenges.

* Source: 2018 Global Research Report

Quality data is essential for a successful data migration

of data migrations fail every year due to unforeseen challenges. These challenges can result in project delays and failures.

  • Data migrations fail due to a lack of planning and data quality issues.
  • Lack of data standardization with data formats can be challenging to solve.
  • Challenges during a migration can cause delays and budget overages.
  • Insufficient talent, labor, tools, and budget can hinder success.
  • Reduce the risk of a failed migration by preparing timelines, resources, and budget.

Data quality is crucial to data migration

For migration success, you need to start and end with data quality. Activities like data profiling, standardizing, and matching can significantly improve the quality of the data migrating into your new system and help it function at its best.

However, data quality efforts should be ongoing post-migration as well. This will help you get the most out of your new system and reap the benefits of better insight, like increased revenue and improved customer satisfaction.

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Ease Your Data Migration Burden

Remove the hassle from your data migration efforts. This whitepaper “Ease Your Data Migration Burden ” illustrates migration challenges and helps you devise a thoughtful and dynamic strategy for success.

Read the data migration whitepaper

Additional data migration tools

Data standardization

Build a set of standardization rules to keep data formatted consistently across the organization and eliminate inconsistent formatting.

Organize my data 

Data profiling

Analyze your data for consistency, uniqueness, and logic. Our solution will help you identify where issues exist and how to resolve them.

Get to know your data

 

Let us take the stress out of your data migration

We will help you improve your data quality and simplify your data migration experience. Whether you’re analyzing data, performing root cause analysis, or building out migration rules, we can help. Our easy-to-use tool means technical and non-technical staff can collaborate to analyze and successfully migrate  your data.