Understand Your Data: The Ultimate Guide to Data Lineage


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About the Paper

The amount of data that companies store and process has skyrocketed over the past few years. Data is becoming more and more complicated and dynamic, and handling it properly and efficiently can sometimes seem impossible. Yes, welcome to the Age of Big Data.

Even though understanding data (where it comes from and how it is connected) can help companies in many ways, there is still a significant number of enterprises that do not have their data lineage under control.

This paper sums up the importance of Data Lineage, shows the role of metadata and provides use cases where linage is needed. It also quantifies all approaches to Data Lineage and the accuracy of their complete lineage.

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