Automotive and high-tech industry

Reference data management with SAP Master Data Governance

About the customer

Our customer has operated in different areas of pioneering and cutting-edge technologies for more than 100 years – more than 130,000 employees work for the group worldwide.

The challenges

The customer requested the implementation of a reference data management system based on SAP MDG, which would increase data quality and contribute to the optimization of business processes.

The solution (highlights)

  • Installation, configuration, and integration of the reference data system in the customer’s system landscape
  • Design of the maintenance processes for purchasing groups, account groups, countries, regions, and other objects
  • Creation of a customer-specific reference data object and design of a complex product hierarchy
  • Test phase for all reference data objects including customer-specific validations and special reporting requirements

The results

  • Optimized data quality and smooth project workflows
  • Reduced business risks and reliable reporting
  • Flexible master data distribution for the IT and business departments