Managing multiple vocabularies across a global enterprise
Manager, Data Architecture
Organizations share vocabularies across disparate user groups and data to maximize the value of their investment in XML, and, without question, those XML vocabularies need to change as the businesses evolve and expand. Managing change to DTDs and schemas is difficult enough with a small group of co-located users working on the same content types. What happens when you have hundreds of XML consumers spread across the globe and they have completely different requirements, systems, and content? Get a view of the challenges of implementing change management and vocabulary versioning on a very large scale.