The Role of a Business Analyst in an Integration Project

The Role of a Business Analyst in an Integration Project

The role of a Business Analyst (BA) is one of detailed analysis and clear communication. It involves identifying assumptions, translating software jargon for the intended audience, and identifying misunderstandings as early in a project as possible. Most of my...
DIVE IN – Integration Project Management: Part 1

DIVE IN – Integration Project Management: Part 1

DIVE, which is an acronym for Discover, Innovate, Validate, and Empower, is the project management way of life here at Dispatch Integration. It’s our branded methodology which communicates that our process is paramount to successful projects. This 4-part series will...
What’s an FMEA, and Why We Use It

What’s an FMEA, and Why We Use It

An integration project involves some standard documentation – such as requirements, test cases, and architecture diagrams as well as information to help the business manage and support the integration going forward. This material can take the form of a troubleshooting...
Data Integration: Life in Production

Data Integration: Life in Production

The systems that drive productivity and profitability in the modern enterprise create an internal and external ecosystem. These ecosystems grow to be quite large, comprised of hundreds of applications usually centred around primary applications like SAP, Workday and...
How iPaaS Technology Solves Data Integration Challenges

How iPaaS Technology Solves Data Integration Challenges

Our previous blog described what can go wrong with integrating data between disparate cloud-based systems. One of the technologies we cited for resolving integration challenges was iPaaS. But what is iPaaS, and how does it reduce the complexities associated with...