MEGA International announced the launch of its HOPEX Information Architecture solution.
HOPEX Information Architecture is integrated into a single platform with other practices, such as application portfolio management, IT architecture, and risk management, to provide a complete picture of enterprise assets covering data, applications, and risk perspectives. Using a single platform, various stakeholders share the same level of information to make collaborative, informed decisions about the governance of data.
“In today’s digital world, companies must understand which data is used, by whom, and for what purpose. Modern data-driven organizations need a clear picture into their data and how IT systems are securing this data,” remarked Lucio de Risi, CEO of MEGA. “Without properly documenting data, companies cannot provide evidence for data quality to regulatory bodies and may have an increased exposure to risk.”
Key benefits of MEGA’s HOPEX Information Architecture solution:
Source: MEGA International Press Release
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