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Arthur Raguette

Arthur Raguette

Arthur Raguette is the Executive Vice President at Verdantis. Arthur is very passionate about the application of innovative technologies to solve real-world business problems with a strong emphasis on large enterprise solutions. He has more than a decade of experience of working with Software for Master Data Management and Data Governance for multiple domains and across industries. Arthur’s prior technology passions included high performance B2B middleware and hybridized SaaS applications for HR, Employee and Education related domains.

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The need for effective Material Master Data Management

The success and measurable impact of many business initiatives depends on consistent, high quality material master data. Two significant business events that underscore the importance of high quality material master data are Merger / Acquisition and ERP / EAM Consolidations.   Merger and Acquisition Activities The synergies driving M&A activities

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Material Master Data Governance Teams

Master Data Governance for Materials is unique. The workflow is more multi-domain than any other master data object, the timelines for completion are tight, and the need for accuracy is dire.   We’ve included two charts below from an earlier survey which outline the make-up of Material Master Data Governance

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Data Governance Model Support

Data Governance is a process-based structure that leverages an Approval Workflow system. The effectiveness and efficiency of the Data Governance Model depends on some critical factors. So, what supporting factors come into play in practical  Data Governance deployments? We underscore ‘practical’ since our perspective on Data Governance is that it

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Material Master Data Governance – Keeping it clean

Data Governance represents the symbiotic existence of IT and business–aligned to improve the overall business process. It unifies the compartmentalized information across various departments in an organization to boost data sharing by all concerned. The information sharing results in advantages such as:   •  Revenue growth •  Cost rationalization • 

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Requirement for Material Master Data Governance

Often overlooked, providing efficient access to, and maintaining the accuracy of, the material master is pivotal to operational success and protecting your data investment. Data Governance has emerged as the point of convergence for people, technology, and process to manage the crucial data (information) of an enterprise. This is a

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A Quick Run-through of Our Latest Webinar – ’10 Epic Fails in MRO Master Data Management Plus the Fastest Ways to Fix Them’

Thanks to all the attendees for your active participation during our latest interactive webinar, ’10 Epic Fails in MRO Master Data Management Plus the Fastest Ways to Fix Them’. For those of you who missed it, here’s a quick rundown.   The webinar was co-presented by George Pasti (Regional Manager)

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Improved data visibility during ERP – 2

Last week, we had a glimpse at an ERP implementation/consolidation project and why data visibility is an important component of it. This week we’ll see what happens when an important system like ERP is implemented without ensuring proper data management. A company’s master data is one of the key assets

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Improved data visibility during ERP – 1

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) spans across the different operating functions of an enterprise and its focus is to help the enterprise make the right business decisions. A critical factor in this regard is getting clear visibility into the business and all data associated with it, both past and present. When

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