If data provides the roadmap for making decisions, then metadata offers a 3D view of its impact
Today, businesses are inundated with data flowing in from various sources. On paper, the deluge of data appears to be a good thing as it will offer a 360-degree view. Unfortunately, the connect and the context necessary for making informed decisions are missing because of the distributed nature of the data.
Metadata can give organizations the ability to get a comprehensive view of the business. It will provide information on the source, meaning, and the relationship between data. When metadata provides the connection and the context, everyone making business decisions will have access to quality data. This will enable informed decision-making, improve business outcomes, and help the organization meet its business objectives efficiently.
Click here to read how metadata can play a critical role in leveraging data for making informed decisions and understanding the business outcomes.