Total price for this course

2 days of training


Available dates

Mon11Nov 19 TO Tue12Nov 19


Milton Keynes/London


PCV10:DL1 12/11/2019 Learn more

Course Overview

This course is applicable for software version 10.2.2. Gain the skills necessary to use Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC) to discover and explore datasets. Using EDC, learn to perform semantic search, customize searches, analyze data lineage and impact, associate assets with existing business terms from the Business Glossary, and add custom attributes to assets.


Module 1: Overview of Enterprise Data Catalog

  • Major Business Challenges
  • Scale of Challenges
  • EDC as a Solution
  • EDC metadata lifecycle
  • EDC architecture
  • EDC key features

Module 2: Exploring the Enterprise Data Catalog User Interface

  • EDC user interface
  • Semantic search
  • Searching in EDC
  • Additional search options in EDC
  • Explore search results
  • Search filters
  • Certified assets
  • Rated assets
  • Sort search results
  • Edit properties of assets
  • View asset details
  • View data lineage
  • View relationships
  • Data profiling
  • Lab: Review resources
  • Lab: Perform a semantic search
  • Lab: Perform wildcard search
  • Lab: Explore the assets

Module 3: Analyzing Profiling Results

  • Data profiling
  • Data similarity
  • Value frequency
  • Similar columns
  • Patterns and inferred data types
  • Lab: View and analyze profiling results

Module 4: Data Domains and Curation

  • Data domain discovery
  • Data domain creation and association
  • Curation
  • Search for assets through data domains
  • Data domain inference
  • Propagation of curated data domains
  • Data domain groups
  • Composite data domains
  • Lab: Create and assign data domains
  • Lab: Curate data domains
  • Lab: Curate data domains in bulk

Module 5: Enhancing Asset Details (or Enhancing Search)

  • Business terms
  • Business titles
  • Association of business terms
  • Business terms inference and curation
  • Bulk curation of business terms
  • Custom attributes
  • Types of custom attributes
  • Extended custom attributes
  • Exporting and importing custom attributes
  • Lab: Associate a business term
  • Lab: Associate a business title
  • Lab: Curate business titles
  • Lab: Tag assets containing email addresses
  • Lab: Add multiple business terms
  • Lab: Export/import custom attributes to add asset descriptions

Module 6: Analyzing Lineage and Impact

  • Lineage and impact
  • Connected business terms
  • Transformation details
  • Asset lineage and impact summary view
  • Exporting lineage and impact summary
  • Lab: Explore data lineage and impact view
  • Lab: View transformation details

Module 7: Discovering Related Assets

  • Asset relationship overview
  • Relationship view
  • Relationship diagram of related assets
  • Customizing the view
  • Type of relationships
  • Difference between lineage and impact view, and relationship view
  • Lab: View the relationship between assets
  • Lab: View related assets for business terms, data domains

Module 8: Tracking Asset Changes

  • Follow an asset
  • Get notifications
  • View summary of changes
  • Lab: Track changes made to a resource
  • Lab: Follow assets
  • Lab: Unfollow assets

Module 9: Collaborating on Assets

  • Review and rate assets
  • Certify and decertify assets
  • Questions and answers
  • Lab: Review and rate assets
  • Lab: Certify an asset
  • Lab: Search based on certified assets and rating
  • Lab: Collaborate through queries

Module 10: Personalizing Search and Views

  • Filter panel
  • Sort options
  • Search result views
  • Asset overview
  • Search results
  • Search ranks
  • Lab: Customizing the filter panel
  • Lab: Customizing the search view

Ideal for

  • Business Analyst

    Data Analyst

    Data Steward

    End User

Learning Objectives

  • Perform semantic search
  • Customize search
  • Configure search filters
  • View asset details
  • View profiling statistics
  • Perform quick edit of asset properties
  • View data lineage and impact details
  • Configure application
  • Review and certify assets
  • Collaborate with other EDC users
  • Follow changes made to assets
  • View transformation logic for an asset
  • View transformation logic from BDM mappings
  • View the relationship between assets
  • Associate business terms with assets
  • Associate custom attributes with assets


What do I need to bring with me to my public class?

All required learning materials and equipment are provided in the classroom.





When do public training course fees have to be paid?

For public training classes payment must be received no later than three business days prior to the first day of class in order to remain in the class and confirm your seat. Failure to provide payment by this date may result in removal from the class, and/or late cancellation fees applied. You can submit payment in the form of a Purchase Order or credit card.





On-site (private) Course Pricing:

To find out more about On-site training e-mail us at enablement@agilesolutions.co.uk or call one of our offices.





What is the cancellation policy?

Requests for cancellations or date transfers need to be received at least ten (10) business days prior to the event start date in order to receive a full refund. If a cancellation or reschedule request is received less than ten (10) business days before the start date, the penalty of 100% of the cost of the course will be applied, resulting in no amount of the fee being refunded. Refunds will not be allowed for “no-shows” in our public training or IVA courses. This cancellation policy is strictly enforced.





What happens if Agile Solutions needs to cancel or reschedule a course?

Agile Solutions reserves the right to cancel events for any reason at any time. Cancellation liability for Agile Solutions, if Agile Solutions cancels the course, is limited to the return of course payment ONLY. Agile Solutions will not reimburse registrants for any other costs including but not limited to any travel cancellation fees or penalties, including airfare and hotel costs. PLEASE NOTE: If your registration status is either “Approved”, or “Pending Payment” you have not been confirmed for the class and it is recommended that you do not make any travel arrangements until you have received a confirmation e-mail letting you know the class and registration is confirmed.





How will I know if my course has been rescheduled?

Agile Solutions reserves the right to reschedule or cancel a course due to low enrollment or if necessitated by other circumstances. Agile Solutions will contact you via e-mail or phone to inform you of the change of schedule. Once you have been notified you may reschedule or receive a full credit. Agile Solutions shall not be liable for any other costs including but not limited to any non-refundable travel arrangements if a course is rescheduled or cancelled.