Metadata Management – Explore Data Lineage, Relationships & Impact

The metadata management market will double in size during 2017, driven by the proliferation of data from the internet of things (IoT) and big data.  Information is recognized as a business asset that can create real value.  Gartner predicts that the metadata management solutions market will double from an estimated value of $170 million in 2016.

What is Metadata?

Metadata describes various facets of an information asset in order to improve its usability throughout its life cycle.  Simply stated, metadata is information that describes other data; essentially, data about data. It is the descriptive, administrative and structural data that defines assets.

Actify Centro provides metadata management to help businesses standardize and share project files and engineering metadata, helping to exploit the value of all your organizations’ product information assets.

Metadata – Value to business users

Use metadata to search, retrieve, and evaluate information.

Metadata – Value to the Organization

Actify Centro provides essential capabilities for organizing and managing broader enterprise initiatives such as:

Metadata is all about adding context to data.  Metadata management facilitates data visibility. Having the maximum amount of information available to contextualize enterprise data allows managers to make the best decisions and improved business outcomes.  However, value is not found, it’s made! So make the data meaningful to your users and your organization by managing it well.  The need for organizations to treat information as an asset will make metadata management a strategic business tool. CIOs, data and analytics leaders must act now to secure the right investment.


Metadata Management

Actify Centro revolutionizes the way product data and product information is managed and shared across the enterprise and throughout the development lifecycle.
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