Teradata Data Integration Roadmap for Transportation and Logistics

The Missing Link: selecting business intelligence initiatives based on enterprise needs

Teradata has developed industry-specific Data Integration Roadmaps as reference models to support alignment of analytics to business strategy. These tools provide a best-practice approach that leverages one of the most stable aspects of the business environment — the data — as represented by the integrated data model.

In today’s transportation business, you’re dealing with formidable challenges including fierce competition, rising fuel costs, and mergers and buyouts. Survival is a matter of containing costs, and increasing revenue, market share and profits, all the while managing, maintaining and analyzing massive amounts of operational data and keeping customers happy.

The Teradata Transportation and Logistics DIR is a visual reference model that shows you how you can support your strategic business values and decisions based on a foundation of integrated data. Combined with the Teradata Transportation and Logistics Data Model, it provides value by ensuring a business-driven perspective to data warehouse design and usage. This DIR forges linkage from the highest strategic levels of your company down to the basic business information as captured in day-to-day operational data. 

Features & Benefits

Teradata Transportation and Logistics DIR allows your enterprise to captures 30 years of Teradata best practices in designing and implementing data models and planning warehouses for companies like yours to help you:

  • Identify next steps in implementing your integrated data warehouse and monitor progress
  • Enhance interdepartmental communication and understanding
  • Synchronize business decisions
  • Reduce costs by reusing data and knowledge
  • Align specific business improvement opportunities with enterprise strategy, business actions and Data Model requirements
  • Accelerate time to market by leveraging Teradata knowledge
  • Show information and data needed for analysis including customer events, status, accounts, contacts, product and service offers, sales channels, revenue, usage, costs, network and campaign events

Primary Components

Major areas represented in the Teradata DIR model include:

  • Corporate Objectives and Strategy
  • Business Improvement Opportunities
  • Business Questions
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Integrated Data Model
  • Specific Products and Services From Teradata That Support the Model

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