Alation data catalog - an open source and platform for information, directories and contextual data for all the employees to access, share and extend. It was based on customer behavior patterns, hardware data storages, Hadoop files and more. It loads metadata automatically into a central unit for further usage by people involved.
“We needed a solution for data governance and metadata management. Everyone chose Alation because it’s so user friendly for business analysts”. - Lori Hermanson, Sr. business analyst at Avista