Talend Data Catalog Basics

Accelerate time to compliance and improve data accessibility with detailed information about all your metadata. Talend Data Catalog is a tool that combines data cataloging and metadata management. It connects data from platforms, databases, and analytics tools to generate a holistic view of the information supply chain in a language everyone can understand.

Duration 1 day (7 hours)
Target audience Anyone responsible for the development and management of metadata and a data repository using Talend Data Catalog
Prerequisites Basic knowledge of information systems architecture
Course objectives

Course objectives: After completing this course, you will be able to:
• Understand the role of data and metadata management
• Use the Metadata Explorer interface
• Analyze data impact and trace data lineage
• Create users and groups
• Harvest metadata
• Sample and profile data
• Stitch metadata to build a configuration
• Add a business glossary to a model
• Create and apply semantic types

Course agenda

Talend Data Catalog in context
• Concepts

Introduction to Talend Data Catalog
• Exploring the Metadata Explorer interface
• Administering Talend Data Catalog

Harvesting metadata
• Harvesting from flat files
• Harvesting from databases
• Harvesting from Data Integration Jobs
• Harvesting from Tableau reports

Stitching metadata
• Stitching metadata
• Building the configuration
• Documenting metadata

Managing glossaries and semantic types
• Creating a business glossary
• Using semantic mapping
• Managing semantic types