Metadata Management tools

List of metadata management tools

Dataedo

Dataedo allows companies to catalog their data (relational and noSQL) in central metadata repository in a matter of minutes, annotate each data asset, extract and document table relationships, build Business Glossary and map it to Data Dictionary, classify sensitive data, visualize data models with ER Diagrams and share documentation with data community in interactive web portal or HTML exports.

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: Yes
Data Classification: Yes
Data Lineage: -
Data Profiling: -
On premises/cloud: On premises
Rating: -
Reference data: -
Support for workflow: -

Adaptive Metadata Manager

Adaptive Metadata Manager comprises a number of highly configurable software components that provide an organization with the eight-core capabilities required to govern and improve virtually any data-driven business capability. These capabilities are: Data Lineage, Data Quality, Impact Analysis, Business Terminology, Business to Technical Traceability, Version Management, Change Approval Workflow, Stewardship, and Automated Harvesting & Stitching.

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: Yes
Data Classification: No
Data Lineage: Yes
Data Profiling: No
On premises/cloud: On premises
Rating: No
Reference data: No
Support for workflow: Yes

erwin Data Catalog

erwin Data Catalog (erwin DC) is metadata management software that helps organizations learn what data they have and where it’s located, including data at rest and in motion. It tells you the data and metadata available for a certain topic so those particular sources and assets can be found quickly for analysis and decision-making.

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: Yes
Data Classification: Yes
Data Lineage: Yes
Data Profiling: Yes
On premises/cloud: On premises
Rating: No
Reference data: Yes
Support for workflow: Yes

TopBraid EDG–Metadata Management

TopBraid EDG–Metadata Management (TopBraid EDG–MM) lets organizations govern information about their data assets, software applications, infrastructure, business capabilities and processes. It is key to managing enterprise data as assets and to understanding the lineage of the data and its metadata.

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: Yes
Data Classification: Yes
Data Lineage: Yes
Data Profiling: Yes
On premises/cloud: On premises
Rating: -
Reference data: No
Support for workflow: Yes

Alteryx Connect

Alteryx provides metadata management that natively extracts and refreshes field names, schemas, and more to speed integration and flex with change. It automatically loads field names, types, objects, schemas, and relationships from common sources to speed analytics and cataloging. 

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: No
Data Classification: Yes
Data Lineage: Yes
Data Profiling: Yes
On premises/cloud: Cloud
Rating: Yes
Reference data: Yes
Support for workflow: Yes

Google Cloud Data Catalog

Google Cloud Data catalog is a fully managed and highly scalable data discovery and metadata management service that empowers organizations to quickly discover, manage, and understand all their data in Google Cloud. It offers a simple and easy-to-use search interface for data discovery, a flexible and powerful cataloging system for capturing both technical and business metadata.

Business Glossary: Yes
Change history: No
Data Classification: Yes
Data Lineage: No
Data Profiling: No
On premises/cloud: Cloud
Rating: No
Reference data: No
Support for workflow: No