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DescriptionWhat we offer

This hands-on course is for those whose job includes responsibility for data preparation in the IBM DemandTec modeling process.

In this course you work within a dedicated training environment to practice the skills required to map customer category structures into IBM DemandTec solutions.

ObjectivesWhat you learn

  • Explain Category Mapping data file types and options
  • Import the Category Map
  • Create DemandTec categories manually
  • Update category map with new categories
  • Apply the new category map to existing products
  • Explain why products become uncategorized
  • Find Lost products

TopicsThe best for you

  • Parsing or aggregating categories
  • Category Mapping data file types and options
  • Importing Category Map
  • Creating DemandTec categories
  • Update category map with new categories
  • Apply new map to existing products
  • Uncategoried products
  • Lost products

PrerequisitesWhat should you know

There is no required prerequisite course work for IBM DemandTec OpenLink: Category Mapping.

In addition, it is recommended that you:

  • have some experience using web browsers, the internet and Microsoft Windows operating systems
  • are able to navigate a GUI environment
  • have experience working with spreadsheets and reports

AudienceWho should attend

This course is designed for Pricing Analysts, Pricing Managers, Category Managers, Pricing Executives or Sponsors, Merchandising Executives, Category Managers, Buyers, and Advertising Planners.