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.
IBM InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC) is a web-based tool that allows you to explore, understand and analyze information. You can create, manage and share a common business language, document and enact policies and rules and track data lineage. Combine with Watson Knowledge Catalog (WKC) to leverage existing curated data sets and extend your on-premises IGC investment to the cloud. A knowledge catalog allows you to put collected metadata into the hands of knowledge workers so data science and analytics communities can get easy access to the best assets for their purpose while still adhering to enterprise governance requirements.
Alation Data Catalog is ranked 3rd in Metadata Management while IBM Information Governance Catalog is ranked 12th in Metadata Management. Alation Data Catalog is rated 0.0, while IBM Information Governance 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 Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog, whereas IBM Information Governance Catalog is most compared with IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog, Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog, erwin Data Catalog and IBM InfoSphere Information Server.
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