Data Sourcing

Data Sourcing

Data sourcing is the broader term and main footstep for the master data management identifies the best source of the spend (Vendor/Manufacturer). Data sourcing is a structure formed by many processes like Vendor Validation, Parent/Child Relationship, Product Duplication, Description Enrichment, Packaging Updation.


Example :

Vendor Name Updated Vendor Name
Synthes Incorporation Synthes Inc
Synthes Corporation Synthes Inc
Synthes North America Synthes Inc

Benefits :

• Vendor Validation eliminating the chances of unnecessary chances of product duplication ultimately reduces the spend costs.

Example :

Codman & Shurtleff Inc Parent Company
Cordis Corporation Johnson & Johnson
Depuy Inc Johnson & Johnson
Ethicon Inc Johnson & Johnson
Synthes Inc Johnson & Johnson

Benefits :

• Mapping of the Parent-Child relationship and merger-acquisition scenario represents the spend pattern and provides deep enough view for identification of actionable strategies by leveraging total spend with the parent supplier.

Example :

Original Vendor Name Original Vendor Number Updated Vendor Name Updated Vendor number
Synthes Incorporated 294.782 Zimmer Inc 294.782
Synthes Corporation 294.782 Zimmer Inc 294.782
Synthes 294.782 Zimmer Inc 294.782
Synthes Inc 294.782 Zimmer Inc 294.782

Benefits :

• Savvy’s statistical data mapping eliminates the risk of duplication. This de-duplication of products decreases the chances of ordering and over spending and paying for the same products and services.

Example :

Information Manufacturer Name Manufacturer Number Description
Original Synthes Inc 294.782 Scrw 5.0 self-drl
Updated Synthes Inc 294.782 5.0 mm Self-Drilling Schanz Screws, MR Conditional, Length 100 mm

Benefits :

• Description Enrichment enhances, refines and improves raw data makes it a valuable asset for the enterprise.

Example :

Manufacturer Name Manufacturer Number (Unit of Measurement) UOM (Quantity of Each) QOE
Synthes Inc 294.782 EA,BX 1,1

Benefits :

Packaging Information provides custom packaging solutions to the enterprises, helps them to improve their supply chain performance and enabling them to ordering the products in strategic manner.