Enterprises need to take a new approach to information and data
integration. First, business and IT people need to work to jointly to
take ownership and responsibility for data and its integration. Second,
they need to establish processes to build a data integration portfolio
within a holistic information architecture. Finally, IT needs to
rethink its approach to data integration by selecting the best fit
technology with an affordable TCO. With this new paradigm, data
integration efforts will be successful and return a solid business ROI.