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Data Cleanser                               

Data Mapping Utility

Business Edition
Data Mapping Utility

Enterprise Edition
Synchronizer                               

Business Edition
Synchronizer                               

Enterprise Edition
Module Description Fuzzy Logic Matching algorithms for de-duplication of products or integration of acquired company product files into Master Database Allows for mapping of external electronic ASCII files into epaCUBE Allows for mapping of external electronic ASCII files into epaCUBE Applies data governance rules adds or changes to improve accuracy of product data Applies data governance rules adds or changes to improve accuracy of product data
Delivery Platform On-Premise On-Premise On-Premise On-Premise On-Premise
Automated Fuzzy Logic Matching Algoriithms Yes
Data Cleansing, Matching, Merging, De-Duplication Yes
Consolidate or cross reference multiple item master files (internal or acquired company files) into one Yes
Product File Data Mapping/ETL Tool Yes Yes
Flexible, Easy to Use, GUI Point and Click Mapping Utility Yes Yes
Any to Any ASCII file Mapping – CSV, excel, flat file, ODBC, XML etc. Yes Yes
Powerful Mapping Options to Transform and Derive Data Yes Yes
Mass Maintenance Capability Yes
Data Matching Configuration and Set Up for Data Cleanser Module Yes
Ad Hoc Query Yes
Product Cost Synchronization & New Catalog Product Set Up Yes Yes
Synchronize, Update and Create Product Data for transactional Product Data and Cost fields for ERP Yes Yes
Automatically load Vendor Cost Update Files using pre-defined mapping profiles Yes Yes
Import cost update files & generate events showing ALL costing data proposed changes, with on line maintenance, approval & rejection Yes Yes
Standard Data Governance Rules for Catalog New Product Set Up & Product Costing Data Yes Yes
Standard Cost Calculation Rules: Precedence Cost Rules with basic multiplier calculations Yes Yes
Standard Pre-set Validation Rules for COSTING Elements/Basic New Product Set Up. Yes Yes
Tolerance Rules – COSTING Elements/Basic New Product Set Up Yes Yes
Resolve critical missing or duplicate discrete product identifiers Yes Yes
On Line Approval Process for Product Cost Updates & New Product Set Up Yes Yes
Route Cost update exceptions to appropriate person for COST related event approval, rejection, or adjustment/correction and approval Yes Yes
On Line Editing Process to fix incorrect or out of tolerance product COST data Yes Yes
History Audit Trail of ALL Transactional Product Data Field Changes, Data, Time, How & Who Changed, Current Cost, All Prior Cost, % Change Yes Yes
Standard Export of approved product data changes and import into ERP system for BASIC data fields and cost updates only Yes Yes
Configurable Product Maintenance User Interface Screens Yes Yes
SQL Enterprise based PIM (Product Information Manager) Database for Transactional New Product Set Up (ICSC) Information and Costing Elements Yes
Full Product Data Management (Transactional and Descriptive) Product Data and Taxonomy with Extended Attributes Yes
All Capabilities of Business Edition Modules (Product Cost Synchronization & Basic New Product Set Up Features listed above) EXPANDED to manage EXTENDED list of Product Data Attributes Yes
Synchronize, Update and Create Product Data for specific list of EXTENDED Product Data and Cost fields within ERP. Yes
Ability to CREATE and MANAGE NEW or Custom Product Data Fields unique to Customer Yes
Set up and Manage Product Taxonomy Attributes used in hierarchical product search in applications such as Web Storefronts Yes
Configurable Advanced Cost Calculation Rules Yes
Configurable Advanced Data Derivation Rules for ALL PRODUCT DATA ELEMENTS Yes
Configurable Validation Rules for ALL PRODUCT DATA ELEMENTS Yes
Configurable Tolerance Rules – ALL PRODUCT DATA ELEMENTS Yes
Margin Squeeze Analysis highlights margin loss by comparing Changes in Suggested List Price to Cost Changes Yes
History Audit Trail of ALL EXTENDED Product Data Changes, Data, Time, How & Who Changed, Current Cost, All Prior Values, $ Change for Costs Yes
SQL Enterprise based PIM (Product Information Manager) Database for Extended Product Data Fields, Attributes and Taxonomies Yes
Configurable Exports for approved product data changes for import into ERP, e-catalog storefront, and other operational systems timed with the effective dates of each event. Yes
Configurable export to Web Storefront for Hierarchical Taxonomy Product Attributes Yes