Agility comes from self-service data access, rapid dataset prototyping, and data stewardship.
Data integration development is caught between the proverbial rock and a hard place. Two important factors are responsible: the accelerating pace of business today & the time it takes to do development right. Organizations cannot wait three months for a dataset the way they used to. In a growing number of situations, business people need a dataset in weeks or days so they can quickly react to a competitive challenge, address a shortfall in revenue, embrace a new customer segment, or bring a new partner on board.
Author: Philip Russom