IBM InfoSphere MDM Using Collaborative Edition (Code: ZZ520G) is an exciting course tailored for those who want to get a jump start on IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management Collaborative Edition. This course is designed to provide not only the essentials of understanding Master Data Management (MDM) and Product Information Management (PIM) concepts but also covers a breadth of InfoSphere MDM Collaborative Edition feature functions that will leave you more than equipped to tackle daily responsibilities. You will explore how to use the newly designed web interface to easily create data objects, items, categories, and other artifacts that will create the master data solution. To round out the course, you will be engaged in an optional hands-on case study whereby you can apply your newly gained knowledge to plan, design and build an MDM Collaborative Edition solution.

Course Duration

  • Three days of instructor led training
  • 60% lecture, 40% hands-on

Target Audience

  • This is a basic course for business analysts, developers, implementation consultants, support engineers, technical sales and marketing individuals, sales and marketing individuals, project managers, and system administrators.


  • There are no prerequisites for this course


Module 1: Introduction to MDM

Module 2: MDM Concepts

Module 3: Business Case for MDM Collaborative Edition for PIM

Module 4: Typical PIM Models

Module 5: Implementation Methodology

Module 6: Architecture and Fundamentals of MDM Collaborative Edition

  • Lab Exercises – Starting the MDMCE

Module 7: Data Objects and content modeling

  • Lab Exercises – Creating a new Catalog

Module 8: Attribute Collections and Views

  • Lab Exercises – Attribute Collection and Views

Module 9: Import and Exports

  • Lab Exercises – Import and Export Master Data

Module 10: Advanced Data Object Topics

  • Lab Exercises – Advanced Data Object Concepts

Module 11: Browsing, Searching and Selecting

  • Lab Exercises – Browsing and Searching

Module 12: Security: Organizations, Access Control Groups, and Roles

  • Lab Exercises – Security

Module 13: Workflows

  • Lab Exercises – Workflows
  • Optional MDMCE Case Study
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