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Alation pioneered the data catalog market and is now leading its evolution into a platform for a broad range of data intelligence solutions including data search & discovery, data governance, lineage, stewardship, analytics, and digital transformation.

Thanks to its powerful Behavioral Analysis Engine, inbuilt collaboration capabilities, and open interfaces, Alation combines machine learning with human insight to successfully tackle even the most demanding challenges in data and metadata management. With Alation, analysts are empowered to search, query and collaborate on their data to achieve faster, more accurate insights.

erwin Data Catalog (DC), part of the erwin Data Intelligence Suite, automates enterprise metadata management, including data mapping, code generation, data profiling, data lineage and impact analysis. It integrates and activates data in a single, unified catalog in accordance with business requirements by scheduling ongoing scans of metadata from the widest array of data sources, keeping metadata current with full versioning and change management, and easily mapping data elements from source to target, including data at rest and in motion, and harmonize data integration across platforms.

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Sample Customers
Salesforce, Snowflake, Citrix, eBay, TripAdvisor, Albertsons, Nasdaq, Pfizer, LinkedIn, Finnair
Balfour Beatty Construction, Banco de México, BFSI Canada, CenturyLink, Daktronics
Top Industries
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company27%
Comms Service Provider11%
Financial Services Firm9%
Government7%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company28%
Financial Services Firm13%
Comms Service Provider11%
Government9%

Alation Data Catalog is ranked 3rd in Metadata Management while erwin Data Catalog is ranked 9th in Metadata Management. Alation Data Catalog is rated 0.0, while erwin Data Catalog is rated 0.0. On the other hand, Alation Data Catalog is most compared with Collibra Governance, Microsoft Azure Purview, Informatica Axon, erwin Data Intelligence (DI) for Data Governance and Unifi, whereas erwin Data Catalog is most compared with Azure Data Factory, WhereScape RED, Talend Open Studio, Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog and Matillion ETL.

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