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Five Ways to Use Metadata Management to Deliver Business Value for Data

Published: 12 June 2018

ID: G00352347

Analyst(s): Guido De Simoni

Summary

If enterprise data — with its large volumes, varied formats and types — is to be managed strategically, its metadata must be suitably defined and used. Data and analytics leaders must consider five ways to use metadata management scale initiatives to deliver business value.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Inventorying and Classifying Distributed Data Assets
  • Classifying Data Assets With Semantics
  • Extending Governance With Enterprise Metadata Management
  • Visibility Into Data Lineage Over Complex Data Pipelines
  • Discovering Metadata for Social Data

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