TopBraid 5.4 Release Delivers Real-World Data Governance
TopQuadrant, a provider of standards-based data governance solutions has announced the release of TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance (EDG) 5.4, a collection of web-based solutions for data governance and vocabulary management.
According to the vendor, EDG 5.4 delivers an integrated approach to data governance with customizable workflows, flexible governance operating framework options, enhanced visualizations, and advanced capabilities to create, manage, and view connections between technical and business metadata.
Key enhancements to TopBraid EDG, include the ability for users to create and use custom workflows for various data governance and curation processes with prebuilt workflow templates are provided; access to business and data subject areas, associated governance roles, organizational structures, issues, policies, metrics, dashboard, and other governance assets; and data source profiling implemented when metadata is imported into TopBraid EDG, enabling automated reasoning about data and connections of technical metadata to business metadata.
The release also includes updated versions of TopBraid EDG’s LineageGram and NeighborGram features with intuitive capabilities for flexible viewing and drilling down on focused areas of governance knowledge graphs; additional capabilities for importing data lineage information and easier mapping of relationships with auto-suggestions; and support for the new W3C standard, SHACL, and its use to power intelligent capabilities of TopBraid EDG.
TopBraid Enterprise Vocabulary Net (EVN) continues to be offered as a standalone product and as a Vocabulary Management package of TopBraid EDG and now offers several enhancements specifically addressing the needs of TopBraid EVN users, including a new connector for integrating any CMS that supports Content Management Interoperability Services (CMIS), including Alfresco, Documentum, and Sharepoint.
To learn more about available packages and additional add-on modules, visit TopBraid EDG Packages.
To learn more and view a comprehensive list of capabilities for TopBraid Release 5.4, see the TopBraid 5.4 Release Notes.