Infor M3 Data Migration

Posted 01 July 2022
LocationUnited Kingdom
Job type Contract
DisciplineInfor
Reference29968
Contact NameRobert Porter

Job description

Objectives
To undertake an urgent POC to ascertain:
1. A clear understanding of what does ‘good’ look like in each data area
a. Procure to Pay
b. Demand to Plan
c. Record to Report
d. Finance
2. Preliminary assessment of current data and scale of challenge
a. Reference data (coding schema) eg use of ISO standards (GB not UK).
b. Master data (items, customers, vendors) eg duplication, field length
c. Transaction data (current, historical)
3. Accuracy of principles of existing Data Migration strategy document (DC-020a)
a. Data acquisition and extraction
b. Transformation
c. M3 Load
Approach
Undertake a pragmatic, short term POC to load data into M3 from existing client's systems.
1. Assess all mandatory data items in terms of:
a. Availability
b. Completeness
c. Consistency
d. Format
2. Identify recommended data items that constitute ‘good’ in each business area (what does Infor recommend in terms of the Fashion IA)
3. Identify business owners for each data set eg Infor recommendation for ‘Who owns customer records’
4. Identify and recommend next steps