Information Management – An overview

Saksoft offers full range of business consulting and technology services to successfully align your company’s Information Management objectives. We consult, design, implement, train and support on all major IM platforms such as Cognos, Datastage, Business Objects, Hyperion, Microsoft and Informatica. Saksoft partners with you for providing the required services in all areas to achieve success.

Information management solutions are complex and require teams which bring together many skills and disciplines. Hence an effective integration of all the components including procedures, technology and data across your organization is the key for achieving sustainable value.

Saksoft’s Information Management offering integrates technology and industry experience in a proprietary IM implementation framework with solutions structured in three areas, namely, Consulting, Solutions, Services.

Information Strategy

Making business information work requires a clear strategy for managing data across your organization. AnIM Strategy provides a roadmap for turning a fragmented, hard-to-manage IM environment into an efficient, strategically critical business function viz below steps

  • Assessment & Strategy:BI Assessment, Architecture, COE Setup, BI Strategy plan and Roadmap
  • Design & Support: Logical and physical building blocks for design, Solution alternates, Progress Monitoring

Information Management

At Saksoft, we have an extensive understanding of BI solution definition, development and deployment.We stablish a roadmap for your business information journey. As an integral part of our methodology, we have successfully delivered BI solutions using all of the leading and many niche BI toolsets, we also constantly research and develop our understanding of emerging BI technologies.

Here, we follow three steps in Information management – Transforming Data to Decisions viz. Assessment, Strategy,

Design and Support. We provide support through various services that include Data Governance, Enterprise Data Warehouse solutions, ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) ELT (Extract, Load, Transform), Federated Data Warehouse.

The Goal

Complex technical and business environments involving multiple parties and systems require a properly structured and adequately empowered organizational body, as well as a recognized framework that interfaces with all major Information Management arteries of the organization. Information governance establishes and maintains cooperation between business units by setting policies and standards for how data and metrics are owned, managed, defined, propagated, and used throughout the enterprise.

The Roadmap: Information Management to Information Digitization!

Information Strategy

Information Strategy provides a roadmap for turning a fragmented, hard-to-manage Information Management environment into an efficient, strategically critical business function.

Information Management

Information Management is about transforming data to decisions. This is done through services like Data Governance, Enterprise Data Warehouse solutions, ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) ELT (Extract, Load, Transform), Federated Data Warehouse.

Information Visualization

This is achieved using tools and methodology that build smarter reports and offer analytics solutions. The end result includes delivering predictive analytics ranging from Segmentation, Forecasting and Predictive Modelling across various industry segments.

Business Intelligence

An integral part of digital transformation, Business Intelligence Is delivered using niche BI toolsets. We also constantly research and develop our understanding of emerging BI technologies.

Saksoft Information Management Strategy articulates the overall vision, objective and approach in the context of managing the organization’s information assets to derive business value.

Data governance

Data governance is one of the most important components of Enterprise Information Management. It is interrelated with all other disciplines of data management functions. Data governance activities are sometimes included in the overall charter of a Business Intelligence Center of Excellence function to establish an organization ability to mature the decision making capabilities.

enterprise data warehouse

An enterprise data warehouse is a unified database that holds all the business information an organization and makes it accessible all across the company, features often included are: A unified approach for organizing and representing data The ability to classify data according to subject and give access according to those divisions (sales, finance, inventory and so on) A normalized design A robust infrastructure with contingency plans to allow for business continuance, accessibility and a high level of security Scalability

Data Integration or ETL

Data Integration or ETL (extract-transform-load) is arguably the most critical and costly part of any Information Management system. According to Gartner, ETL specialists comprise 45% of an organization’s Information Management staff. More than 50% of the cost of all development work for any IM project comes from ETL design and development. ETL is especially critical in data mining applications where more than 80% of all work is spent on data preparation, including integration. Industry leaders understand the value of accurate, timely data, and invest accordingly in Data Warehouse solutions. Ensuring your Data Warehouse is positioned to meet the evolving needs of your organization is critical.

Information Visualization

An effective Business Intelligence system delivers accurate information, when it is needed, in a format that is easily understood and that provides sufficient detail to enable effective and fully informed decision making. At Saksoft, weleverage the reporting power by using advance tools and supporting various platforms and devices.

Information Visualisation

Information Visualisation includes building Scorecards, Dashboards with the help of Data Mining and Analytics. As more organisations have to utilise Big Data, they need visualisation tools to enable them to understand the information and get answers quicker. Further to this, the consumerisation of data is becoming the norm, meaning users expect and demand access to their information via their mobile phones or tablets. Beyond descriptive analytics delivered through operational reports and ad-hoc reports, we deliver predictive analytics ranging from Segmentation, Forecasting and Predictive Modelling across various industry segments. Predictive analytics exploits historical and transactional data to identify risks and opportunities.

Business Intelligence

Saksoft has an extensive understanding of BI solution definition, development and deployment. As an integral part of our methodology, we have successfully delivered BI solutions using all of the leading and many niche BI toolsets, we also constantly research and develop our understanding of emerging BI technologies. Saksoft can provide a comprehensive and proven BI delivery capability.