Decrypt table and column names with business friendly aliases and provide meaning and purpose of data assets with descriptions, and custom fields. Browse created documentation through a convenient web interface.
Discover and document relationships between data entities and visualize them with automatically built diagrams. Give everyone a better overview of related entities from any point in the catalog.
Build and popularize universal language of your organization with a glossary of business terms, concepts, and metrics. Map that language to the physical data assets in your catalog and use interactive diagrams to browse.
Spend less time on searching for data across your organization's data assets. Effortlessly search your data and business terms with simple & advanced faceted search. Refine your search results to find very specific assets, such as columns, terms, tables, subject areas, views, triggers or functions.
Use sample data to learn what data is stored in your data assets. Understand the data better before using it and make sure that the data is good quality.
Define roles in your Data Catalog with different sets of permissions. Choose who can access, view, and edit different parts of your catalog.
Crowdsource knowledge and get feedback from everyone in organization with community module. Allow everyone to share their observations in one place through comments, ratings, questions, to-dos, and warnings. Identify areas that need improvement and create to-dos so things actually happen.
Users with Creator permissions can edit titles, descriptions, and custom field values directly from Dataedo Web. There is no need to launch the desktop application to add or change these values.
Creators can browse and search the data catalog, edit data asssets descriptions, titles (aliases) and custom fields from Dataedo Web Catalog and Dataedo desktop. They also can contribute to the community with comments, rating, questions, warnings, and to-dos.
Explorers can browse and search the data catalog. They can also contribute to the community with comments, rating, questions, warnings, and to-dos.
You get a dedicated onboarding manager, who will answer all your questions, provide initial training and ongoing support.
Dataedo Data Catalog is hosted on premises, so it is as secure as you make it. It also comes with built-in authentication (each user requires an individual login and password).
To install Datedo Web Catalog you need Server repository (SQL Server) and Web server (IIS).
Dataedo has two user interfaces. Learn how they are different and how they compliment each other.
"We jump started all of our Data Governance efforts using the tool. We documented key databases quickly and easily and published the information to our analyst community."
"Dataedo is improving my work a lot. With documentation, the learning curve is smaller and I can have more time to work."
"Thanks to Dataedo I spent more time figuring out the connection string to the instance than I did running the report. It was a great experience."
"It helps us document the 'why' we built it the way we did. The tool is very intuitive to work with, and we use it continuously."
"Dataedo is an easy to use facility for managing basic metadata centrally and producing enhanced data dictionaries."
"Dataedo helps developers to find descriptions for data very quickly. Seeing documentation progress with every release is really helpful."