Areas of Focus

  • Expanded and optimized Operational Data Store (ODS) which integrates data from banner and other systems to be identified.
  • Deploy Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) which provides data for end user reporting from Banner and other systems to be identified.
  • Packaged and Delivered Enterprise information (see Deliverables Table, below):
    • Operational reports using Cognos Business Intelligence Suites
    • Analytical reports using ┬áCognos PowerPlayTransformer (OLAP)
    • Collaborative Forecasting using IBM TM1 (OLAP)
  • Identification, transformation and elimination of shadow systems (see Deliverables Table, below)
  • Simplification and standardization of processes and policy (See Deliverables Table, below)
  • Project website & communication plan
  • Training for ad-hoc report report writing for Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) in central administrative offices
  • Report Access and Delivery Policy & Procedures
  • Review and optimize existing Cognos reports
  • Subscribe to a remote DBA Service to provide DBA back-up assistance
  • Evaluate and migrate all required BI Query reports to Cognos and sunset the BI Query tool.

DataMASTER Deliverables