Initial consultation with MySQL expert to review the data model for our data consolidation exercise.
There will likely be more work in future once a good working relationship is established.
Currently we have a large amount of data in the following areas:
... etc... (plain text, email...)
We are unifying our master data in a single MySQL database (the volume of data is not large).
The job is to ensure that the data model to receive this data is properly designed, to ensure maintainability and extensibility for the future.