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SAP Master Data Governance

Improve the quality of your business-critical information with a central hub for master data management and governance.

What is SAP Master Data Governance?

A unified, trusted view of your business enables you to work more efficiently and make better decisions. The SAP Master Data Governance application helps you pull together master data and manage it centrally using a master data management layer based on SAP Business Technology Platform.

SAP Master Data Governance on SAP S/4HANA

Establish a cohesive and harmonized master data management strategy across your domains to simplify enterprise data management, increase data accuracy, and reduce total cost of ownership.

SAP Master Data Governance, cloud edition

Kick-start your corporate master data management initiative in the cloud with a minimal barrier for entry and an option to build additional master data governance scenarios at your pace.

  • On-premise, private, and public cloud deployment
  • Support for all master data domains and implementation styles
  • Prebuilt data models, business rules, workflows, and user interfaces 
  • Enablement of SAP and third-party systems on a hybrid landscape

Key Capabilities

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Create a single source of truth by uniting SAP and third-party data sources and mass processing additional bulk updates on large volumes of data.

Central governance

Allow various teams to own unique master data attributes and enforce validated values for specific data points through collaborative workflow routing and notification.

Data quality and process analytics

Define, validate, and monitor established business rules to confirm master data readiness and analyze master data management performance.

See how customers are succeeding with SAP Master Data Governance

Enabling data-driven decision-making

Learn how Shanying eliminated duplicate master data to improve transparency and reduce the transaction cost between different business units.

Boosting productivity with centralized data

Find out how Adani Group increased productivity and enhanced its user experience with a single source of high-quality insights.

Protecting consumer safety with a modern, sustainable approach

Explore how Tetra Pak helps ensure food safety and availability worldwide by increasing the quality and governance of its critical data assets.

SAP Master Data Governance is a powerful solution that enables the implementation of advanced master data automation.

Jeffrey Dewolf

Director of Global Master Data, Tetra Pak

Prebuilt data models, business rules, and other factors have surely increased the ability to provide business value faster.

Dishank Vishnol

Senior Consultant, Areteans

Our procurement, finance, and sales data has gone through a huge facelift with SAP Master Data Governance.

IT Consultant

Information Technology Services Company

Customer review

We use the product for all data management tasks within the university.


Education Management Company

SAP is awarded the TrustRadius Top Rated badge given by its customers in 2021

SAP Master Data Governance earned a Top Rated award based entirely on feedback from its customers. Reviewers on TrustRadius highlight the product’s high performance, ease of data management, and flexibility of integrations.

Megan Headley, Vice President of Research at TrustRadius

What are analysts saying?

SAP is a Leader in master data management, according to Forrester

Find out why SAP was positioned as a Leader in “The Forrester Wave™: Master Data Management, Q4 2021” report.

Taking a federated approach to master data management

Explore why global organizations may not have the visibility to know at what level master data is managed and how a federated approach can help solve it.

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