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Alex Solutions™ brings the world’s largest variety of out-of-the-box metadata scanners, that can be configured to collect a wide variety of metadata including Usage information, Sensitive data detection, end-to-end lineage, and data profiling information.
Plan and manage complex business transformation initiatives with SAP PowerDesigner. The software’s data modeling tools let you build a blueprint of your current enterprise architecture and visualize the impact of change before it happens. Automatically capture architecture layers and requirements, tap into a powerful metadata repository, and share discoveries with your team.
Alex Solutions is ranked 14th in Metadata Management while SAP PowerDesigner is ranked 1st in Metadata Management with 11 reviews. Alex Solutions is rated 0.0, while SAP PowerDesigner is rated 8.0. On the other hand, the top reviewer of SAP PowerDesigner writes "Ability to work on a single repository is great; web portal enables view from the browser perspective". Alex Solutions is most compared with Collibra Catalog, Alation Data Catalog and Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog, whereas SAP PowerDesigner is most compared with erwin Data Modeler (DM), erwin Evolve, Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect, SAP Enterprise Architecture Designer and IDERA ER/Studio.
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