Alation has been named the #1 data catalog in Dresner Advisory Services’ 2021 Wisdom of Crowds® Data Catalog Market Study. Read more about this achievement.
In this post, Myles Suer discusses three things: why CIOs want their CISOs leading data protection efforts, the role of the data catalog that CIOs ascribe within data security, and what factors CIOs and CISOs should consider when evaluating a catalog – especially one used for data governance.
In this four-part blog series on data culture, we’re exploring what a data culture is and the benefits of building one, and then drilling down to explore each of the three pillars of data culture – data search & discovery, data literacy, and data governance – in more depth. This post focuses on the role of data search & discovery within a data culture.
Data governance helps business users make more informed business decisions, but it can be difficult without the right tools and processes. See how Alation and Snowflake’s partnership and product integration to help achieve a more comprehensive governance solution.
Alation has raised $110 million in Series D financing, enabling us to build out additional specialized capabilities to help more people. Read more about this exciting news and what it means moving forward.
Learn About the Benefits of Active Data Governance & How To Help Your Organization Make A Smooth Transition from Passive Data Governance.
Data search just got better. With the latest release of 2021.2, Alation has upgraded search with ranking that weights valuable social signals, and a new view that shares metadata alongside results. Read more.
Alation 2021.2: More Tools to Drive Data Culture with Monali Narayanaswami, Director of Product Management at Alation
Learn about the Alation 2021.2 update in this interview with Monali Narayanasami, Alation’s Director of Product Management
There Are Several Factors to Note When Considering How to Implement a Data Catalog. Here Are Some Ideas and Tips for Your Business’s Data Catalog Strategy.
Data Dictionary vs. Business Glossary (and How They Can Get Your Business and IT Teams on the Same Page)
As an organization evolves, it’s natural for the language to evolve, too. This is where a data dictionary and business glossary become useful. Discover what those are and how the benefits users.