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Data cleaning really is dead

The following is taken from a article written by Peter Benson, Project leader of ISO 8000 Data Quality and the Executive Director and also Chief Technical Officer of the Electronic Commerce Code Management Association (ECCMA). The full article titled 'Master Data...

Improving Economic Productivity By Mastering Data

Taken from an article appearing in HART ENERGY 1st December 2017 - https://www.epmag.com/improving-economic-productivity-mastering-data-1670861#p=3 It is argued that productivity is the most important driver of a country’s prosperity and with it, tax revenues and...

Data quality standards will boost UK productivity post Brexit

It is argued that productivity is the most important driver of the UK’s prosperity and with it, tax revenues and personal incomes. The Office for National Statistics international comparisons of productivity show the UK’s productivity is only ranked 5th among the G7...

Saudi Arabia adopts the data standard ISO 8000

The following article 'Saudi Arabia puts the data standard ISO 8000 at the core of their Vision 2030 strategy' appeared in the Chamber News section of the August 2017 Edition of Hampshire Business. As part of Vision 2030, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has...

Will Cataloguing at Source make data cleaning obsolete?

Data cleaning is an expensive game The manufacturing industry spends millions of dollars annually in pursuit of accurate and complete (clean) technical dictionary and product catalogue item data. The data undergoes changes in format and content as it progresses...

KOIOS and PunchOut work hand in hand

KOIOS complements PunchOut Portals and e-Procurement Systems to ensure ISO 8000 quality data is used throughout the procurement process. PunchOut is a mechanism that facilitates e-procurement, making it possible for a buyer to access a supplier’s web site from the...

3-Sci achieves ISO 8000 compliance in just 3 days!

The data quality standard known as ISO 8000 is fast becoming the de facto standard for manufacturers and distributors to share product specifications electronically with buyers. For example, as part of Saudi Arabia's Vision 2030 programme, companies who import into their Kingdom are currently receiving notifications to register their product specifications in an open global technical registry as part of complying with the ISO 8000 standard.

What is an identification guide?

One of the three fundamental elements of achieving ISO 8000 data quality is the ability of the said data to “meet the stated requirement”. An identification guide is specified in ISO 22745 part 30.  The term “identification guide” may be unfamiliar to many readers,...