2014 Winner Profile

TIAA-CREF

Project Description:
TIAA-CREFês IT strategy and architecture team created advanced data-quality and data-management capabilities, delivered as a service, to help business units and project teams identify and improve the quality of business-critical data. Data-quality services are used for strategic business initiatives to lower operational risk from poor data quality, build enterprise data platforms and simplify the data environment and infrastructure. Business and IT executives can now view data from across the company using a dashboard of business-critical metrics. Data users can apply the dashboard to improve the quality of critical data, show trends and identify defective records. Project teams have performed data analysis four times faster using these data services, and internal benchmarks show speed-to-market is up to four times faster as well.
Project type:
Business Intelligence, Collaboration Tools, Databases or Data Warehouse
Business Functions:
Accounting & Finance, Marketing, Customer Service or Support
Business Goal:
Strategic Impact or Competitive Advantage
CIO:
Annabelle Bexiga, EVP & CIO
CEO:
Roger Ferguson, President & CEO
Headquarters:
Charlotte, N.C.
Industry:
Financial Services (e.g. Banking, Broker and Dealers, Exchanges)
Website:
www.tiaa-cref.org
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