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Defining the Scope of Metadata Management for the Information Capabilities Framework

Published: 30 October 2012

ID: G00245499

Analyst(s): Mike Blechar


To best satisfy the information management objectives of the organization, information managers should apply the concepts of the metadata management component of the information capabilities framework in a scoped manner.

Table Of Contents


  • The Discipline of Metadata Management
  • The Information Capabilities Framework
  • The Importance of Metadata Management in the ICF
  • Scoping Issues for Metadata Management in the ICF
    • General Scoping Issues
    • Scoping the Sources of Metadata
    • Scoping the Physical Federation\Integration of Metadata
    • Getting Started with Metadata Remediation

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