Case Studies

How Nordea Achieved Compliance for Far-Flung Data

Our Waterline Data customers are doing some great things with our Smart Data Catalog solutions—“powerful” things according to one customer in particular.

That would be Nordea, the largest financial group in Northern Europe.

Read More October 12th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
Data Catalog

Data Fingerprinting Part II: Automatically Inferring Data Lineage

In my earlier post, I wrote about how Waterline uses a combination of data profiling with machine learning to create a new process called data fingerprinting that automatically tags columns of data with the appropriate business term regardless of the technical column name.  An additional […]

Read More September 26th, 2017 | Todd Goldman
Data Catalog

Pulling Your Data Out of the Fog (Part 3 of 3)

Currently there are tens of thousands of analysts, researchers and data scientists all requiring access to data in order to do their jobs. But finding, provisioning and governing that data is not only difficult. It can be very expensive.

Read More September 5th, 2017 | Alex Gorelik
Data Catalog

Pulling Your Data Out of the Fog (Part 2 of 3)

The challenge: most organizations are relying on the street light method to find data. They’re searching for data only where they can see, where there is already a streetlight shining. That is not necessarily where the data is actually located. Instead, it’s often hidden in the shadows where there is no light. The result: they don’t know what data is even available.

Read More August 23rd, 2017 | Alex Gorelik
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Why is a Data Catalog the Next Critical Big Data PLATFORM Component?

Most industry analysts talk about data catalogs as if they are just a simple database of metadata with a search user interface on them. The use of the UI is mainly associated with self-service analytics, helping data analysts and data scientists find the data they […]

Read More August 21st, 2017 | Todd Goldman
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