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Implementing Data Synchronization and Data Security

Why is data synchronization across an enterprise a challenging problem? How can accurate data and verification systems deter and detect fraud?

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Data synchronization is the process of maintaining the consistency and uniformity of data instances across all consuming applications and storing devices (Janalta Interactive, 2013).

It added further that data synchronization "ensures that the same copy or version of data is used in all devices - from source to destination" and that "regardless of data modifications, all changes are merged with the original data source".

According to Turban and Volonino (2011), benefits of the data synchronization efforts are the ...

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The solution discusses the problems associated with data synchronization and suggests how to deter and detect fraud in the system.