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The Third-Generation Data Catalog Primer

The Third-Generation Data Catalog Primer

Learn how to bring modern metadata into your modern data stack.

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Data catalogs are going through a paradigm shift.

Data catalogs are going through a paradigm shift.

This ebook breaks down where they came from, why they're changing, and where they're going.

Does your data lake look more like a data swamp?

While companies ingest more and more data, old-school data catalogs are struggling to keep up. The result is chaos and mistrust. That's why modern companies everywhere are switching to the third-generation data catalog.

Meet Data Catalog 3.0: Modern metadata for the modern data stack, built around agility, trust, and collaboration.

Data Catalog 3.0 Primer

Get started on your data cataloging journey with our simple guide.

OVERVIEW

Here's what this primer covers

Chapter 1

A brief history of how metadata management has evolved since its creation in the 1990s

Chapter 2

Why current data catalogs are falling short, and the five trends behind third-gen catalogs

Chapter 3

What the third-generation data catalog looks like, and how it fits into our modern data stack

Chapter 1

A brief history of how metadata management has evolved since its creation in the 1990s

Chapter 2

Why current data catalogs are falling short, and the five trends behind third-gen catalogs

Chapter 3

What the third-generation data catalog looks like, and how it fits into our modern data stack

Meet the modern third-generation data catalog

Atlan is more than just a third-gen data catalog. It's an collaborative data workspace for modern teams.

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Insights from 350+ data leaders

Learn how a third-generation data catalog is is the first step toward democratizing your data, making modern governance a reality, and reducing time to insight by 60x.