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Differentiate Your Metadata Management Solutions by Aligning to Key Use Cases

Published: 03 December 2019

ID: G00451395

Analyst(s): Guido De Simoni , Alan Dayley , Ehtisham Zaidi , Mark Beyer


Many current metadata management solutions do not align well to specific business use cases for organizations. Product managers must deliver products that better accommodate use cases for data governance, analytics, valuation, risk and compliance, in addition to aligning to specific user roles.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Identify Key Metadata Management Use Cases — Such as Data Governance; Data Risk and Compliance; Data Analysis; or Data Value — and Design, Package and Deliver Solutions Aligned to Them
  • Ensure the Metadata Product Offering Identifies With the Key Buyers and Line-of-Business Roles by Determining the Best Matches for Specific Use Cases
    • Metadata Management Buyer/Owner
    • Metadata Management Solution Users

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