New Zealand information management & performance management

By: Cdp  06-Dec-2011

CDP's focus is to implement and support technology systems that drive greater efficiency for our customers. These efficiencies are gained through greater financial performance and improved operational agility.

To meet the demands of a complete information strategy, what is required is a flexible, integrated information management platform.  So what are the components of a complete information management platform?  It can be broken down into 3 key categories of technology:

  1. Business Analytics: The presentation of information to business people
  2. Information Integration: Preparing data, transforming it ready for business analytics
  3. Data Management: Ensuring that the governance of information is in place
1. Business Analytics:
Business requirements Technology match
Business Intelligence; for integrated performance reporting, dashboarding and analysis
Enterprise Planning; business modelling capability for planning, forecasting and budgeting
Strategy Management; for strategic planning, communication and monitoring the health of strategy StrategyBlocks
Scorecarding; for key performance indicator reporting
Predicative analytics; trend analysis, data mining and predicative analytics IBM Cognos SPSS
2. Information Integration:
Business requirements Technology match
Data warehousing; for the efficient staging and delivery of data 
IBM Netezza
Master data management; creating a hub for customers, supplier and entity information
Metadata data Management; translating technical metadata into business terminology
IBM InfoSphere Information Server
Data profiling and data cleansing; improving the quality and understanding of data
IBM InfoSphere Information Server
Extraction transformation loading; preparing data for business analytics
IBM InfoSphere Information Server
Change data capture; accessing data in real-time. IBM InfoSphere Information Server
3. Data Management:
Business requirements Technology match
Data lifecycle management; and archiving; governing data over its lifetime.
IBM Optim Archiving
Test data management; manage cloned instances of data during development
IBM Optim Test Data Management
Test data privacy; mask data to ensure the security of sensitive data
IBM Optim Test Data Privacy


CDP's consultants are widely experienced in the development and deployment of performance management solutions which allow users to easily extract critical information through data access, reporting, analysis and planning. Our consultants consistently deliver the highest productivity gains to the user, the most manageable solution to the administrator, and the fastest return on investment to the enterprise.

CDP offers market leading enabling technology to achieve this:

  • IBM Cognos Business Intelligence; for integrated performance reporting and analysis
  • IBM Cognos TM1; business modelling capability for planning, forecasting and budgeting
  • IBM Cognos SPSS; trend analysis and predicative analytics
  • IBM Infosphere Information Server; delivering data transformation, cleansing, migration and delivery
  • IBM Optim; managing data over its lifetime
  • StrategyBlocks; for strategic planning, communication and monitoring the health of strategy
  • Integeo; allowing spatial analysis for location analysis

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