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IBM's Federated Metadata Management Strategy

Published: 16 April 2007

ID: G00147616

Analyst(s): Mike Blechar

Summary

Metadata management is becoming a pervasive problem. IBM has consolidated its metadata management support into four federated tools focused on different user communities. IBM has shown thought leadership with its federated metadata management strategy and must now demonstrate it can execute on it.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • IBM's Three Current Repositories
  • IBM's New Fourth Repository
  • Federating the RAM and WSRR Repositories
  • IBM's BSR Strategy
  • Netting It Out

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