Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Metadata Management Solutions

Published: 30 January 2020

ID: G00378854

Analyst(s): Mark Beyer, Alan Dayley, Guido De Simoni, Ankush Jain

Summary

Metadata management has shifted from focusing on reports, inventories and static impact analysis toward intelligent optimization, data discovery and use-case analysis. This research helps data and analytics leaders to evaluate the capabilities of 17 vendors’ products across these four use cases.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know

Analysis

  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • Adaptive
    • Alation
    • Alex Solutions
    • ASG Technologies
    • Collibra
    • Data Advantage Group
    • data.world
    • erwin
    • Global IDs
    • IBM
    • Infogix
    • Informatica
    • Oracle
    • SAP
    • Semantic Web Company
    • Smartlogic
    • Syniti
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • User Experience
    • Active Metadata Management
    • Data Inventory
    • Data Enrichment
    • Data Lineage and Impact Analysis
    • Business Semantics
    • Business Rules
    • Workflow Management
    • Metadata Exchange
    • Applied Data Valuation
    • Support for Security and Privacy
    • Complex Deployments
  • Use Cases
    • Data Governance
    • Data Risk and Compliance
    • Data Analysis
    • Data Value
  • Vendors Added and Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Enhancements to This Evaluation
  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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