Do your business users understand the inherent value of data modeling and data architecture?
When architects provide solutions for business problems, you need to keep the business users from getting lost in the technical details of those solutions and show them the value in a way they can comprehend.
To help you achieve harmony in your organization, Karen Lopez provides insights in a whitepaper called, “Five Things Data Architects Need to Know about Better Collaboration with Business”, that covers several topics including:
Ways to encourage collaboration
Reports that highlight the key benefits and values of data models
How to meet business objectives
Use these strategies to establish a comfortable working relationship that supports successful business operations.
How do you improve collaboration with the business side of your organization?
About Karen Lopez
Karen López is Senior Project Manager and Architect at InfoAdvisors. She has more than twenty years of experience in helping organizations implement large, multi-project programs. She is a Microsoft MVP, SQL Server, and a Dun and Bradstreet MVP.
InfoAdvisors is a Toronto-based data management consulting firm. We specialize in the practical application of data management. Our philosophy is based on assessing the cost, benefit, and risk of any technique to meet the specific needs of our client organizations.