Consulting Offerings

We offer end-to-end information management advisory services that guide our clients through their EIM journey. Virtusa’s EIM consulting services cover the entire DW–BI–Big Data spectrum including assessments and health checks, strategy development, roadmap definition, vendor and technology evaluation, upgrades and migration approach.


For big data analytics companies, periodic assessments are critical when evaluating the value, performance and return on investment on their information management initiatives. Our assessments and audits will examine our client’s data management initiatives from multiple perspectives including:

  • Short-term, long-term and strategic business objectives
  • Current state architecture
  • Data sources
  • Data availability and data quality
  • Current DW and BI tools
  • Physical architecture and infrastructure
  • Data governance
  • Interviews with key stakeholders

Virtusa’s assessments on big data analytics companies, based on industry best practices, are made in an objective manner. They present current state analysis and recommend future state architecture. Our assessment services are built on a specialized, Accelerated Solution Design (ASD) approach that utilizes tools and methodologies to design workshops to get to the root of the data management challenges.

Some of the assessments we specialize include:

  • End-to-End Enterprise Information Management consulting Assessment
  • Database Architecture Assessment
  • MDM Assessment
  • Data Governance Assessment
  • Upgrades and Migration Assessment

EIM Strategy & Roadmap

Virtusa has over a decade of experience in enterprise information management consulting and advisory. The end goal of our assessment is to come up with a strategic roadmap based on current state and business goals. Our assessments are customized based on clients’ unique organizational requirements.

Big Data Advisory Services

Enterprises are often unsure if they need to look into Big Data and how it would fit into their current information management framework. We have seasoned EIM professionals with over 15 years of data management experience with in-depth expertise in Big Data initiatives. We identify the right Big Data business opportunities and build enterprise Big Data roadmaps to help companies.

Our Big Data advisory services cover the following:

  • Enterprise Data Assessment
  • Big Data Use Case Identification
  • Enterprise Big Data Strategy
  • Big Data Integration with existing EDW
  • Big Data Platform / Technology Evaluation
  • Big Data Proof of Concept (PoC) Services

Technology Evaluation

Virtusa’s technology evaluation service provides comprehensive evaluation of various EIM tools, technologies, platforms and vendors based on weighted scoring against our client’s short-term, long-term and strategic business objectives. We recommend the best technology solution based on various business parameters such as budget, implementation timeline, ROI and various functional and non-functional parameters.

Proof of Concepts & Piloting

We execute Proof of Concepts (PoCs) to identify the best Enterprise Information Management consulting solution that considers various factors including technology, budget and performance. Our PoCs showcase all the key features of the tools to show exactly how raw data is transformed into an asset. We build pilots using clients’ data in a secure manner to demonstrate our technology capability, business value and long-term potential.


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