In Dataedo you can create different object types.
They have not only different names and icons but also different properties, so we advise you to try each one of them to learn the differences. You can simply add them through the designer.
|Object name||Object childs||Description||Can be automatically imported?|
|Table||Columns||Represents tables and similar objects in source databases.||✅|
|Structure||Columns||Represents files like JSON, CSV, Excel, and more.||⚠️ Without changes tracking.|
|View||Columns||Represents views and similar objects in source databases.||✅|
|Procedure||Parameters||Represents procedures and any element that contains logic like Form or Program.||✅|
|Function||Parameters||Represents functions in source databases.||✅|
|SQL Query||Columns||Represent code snippets.||❌|
|Lookup||Columns||Contains values for Reference Data Management.||❌|
|Reports||Data Sets and Visualizations||Represents report for Report Catalog.||✅|