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Welcome to the Onepoint Blog, a hub for opinion and insight on the issues and evolution affecting digital transformation.

From advice and possibilities in Big Data to new products, tools, regulations, trends and opportunities - stay tuned for Onepoint news, and regular keynote articles.

If there’s a topic or industry niche you’d like us to cover, please email contact@onepointltd.com or reach us on LinkedIn.

Meditation as a force in “being more human”

Meditation as a force in “being more human”





My good friend Richard Atherton from FirstHuman recently interviewed me on what “Being Human” means to me.

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GDPR 3 Months On: Has It Made a Difference?

GDPR 3 Months On: Has It Made a Difference?





The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on 25 May 2018. The data privacy law applies not just to large, global companies but to businesses of any size.

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Onepoint named G-Cloud supplier

Onepoint named G-Cloud supplier





The Crown Commercial Service (CCS) has named Onepoint Ltd as a G-Cloud supplier on the Digital Marketplace, opening up numerous public sector opportunities.

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MDM Reference Architecture

MDM Reference Architecture





MDM Reference Architecture Master Data Management - in previous weeks, we have defined what MDM is; its capabilities and the potential it harbours for business efficiency and innovation. MDM is the key to helping an organisation get a single, consistent, uncorrupted view of its data entities including, crucially, the customer. We have spent a lot [...]
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Developing a Master Data Management strategy

Developing a Master Data Management strategy





Master data is business truth. When managed and maintained correctly, that business truth can flow like liquid gold to every far-flung corner of an organisation; informing decision-making and strategy and driving value in the data age.

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Machine learning – what is it and how do we move?

Machine learning – what is it and how do we move?





We’re at the dawn of what could be a golden age for machine learning. Data science isn’t the premium product it once was; the tools of the trade are more open and accessible than ever, and costs are a fraction of what they were yesterday.

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Artificial Intelligence – it’s more accessible than you’d think

Artificial Intelligence – it’s more accessible than you’d think





Flick through the pages of Wired on any given Tuesday and you’ll read that master debating robots, invisible drones and disease-detecting fish are ushering in life 3.0.

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Invitation MDM Workshop

Invitation MDM Workshop





Join our #MDM workshop. Through a series of questionnaires, exercises and discussions, the Onepoint team will be able to appraise your organisation’s readiness to embark on a Master Data Management project, and make recommendations based on your unique business circumstances.

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What is Master Data Management?

What is Master Data Management?





An introduction to Onepoint whitepaper Six Steps to MDM Success “Master Data Management is the control over Master Data value and identifiers that enable consistent use across systems of the most accurate and timely data about essential business entities.” ~ Data Management Association (DAMA) Most businesses accept that MDM can be a good foundation on [...]
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Data quality the cornerstone to long term GDPR compliance

Data quality the cornerstone to long term GDPR compliance





Just a month ago, businesses and organisations that didn't have well-defined processes, principles and standards in data management risked waste and inefficiency. Now, in a GDPR world, they also risk customer wrath and crippling fines. But ongoing GDPR compliance doesn't have to be a headache. In fact it presents an opportunity for businesses to adapt [...]
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How our philosophy informs our work

How our philosophy informs our work





‘Data Values People’. On the face of it, they are but three simple words. But for us at Onepoint, they are the distillation and, indeed, the culmination of more than a decade’s work.

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Onepoint – A New Direction

Onepoint – A New Direction





Onepoint’s new logo represents people and data, togetherness and common purpose. Elements may begin life scattered and isolated, but when they find form and start to flow as one we get progress. We get something unique.

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How GDPR can empower travel, transport & hospitality firms

How GDPR can empower travel, transport & hospitality firms





Instead of fearing GDPR, travel, transport & hospitality companies should embrace an opportune moment to fine-tune their data foundations, putting the customer first and safeguarding their bottom line.

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Onepoint becomes Official Snowflake Solution Partner

Onepoint becomes Official Snowflake Solution Partner





Onepoint, a leading Data solutions provider in the UK has become an official partner of Snowflake, who are leading providers of data warehouses built specifically to run in the cloud and offers a broad range of tools.

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Data power is helping travel firms fly

Data power is helping travel firms fly





Through advanced data management, travel vendors can use forensic real-time data to get to know who customers are and, crucially, why they do what they do

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Taking a review of the new Talend Data Stewardship Console 6.3.1

Taking a review of the new Talend Data Stewardship Console 6.3.1





Talend’s Data Stewardship Console is a web-based application which is part of Talend’s commercial data quality product suite

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Congratulations Bharat Gaurav Award

Congratulations Bharat Gaurav Award





Team Onepoint extends its hearty congratulations to Mr. Shashin Shah, Managing Director, who was the recipient of the Bharat Gaurav Lifetime Achievement Awards.

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