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Metadata Governance Day

As metadata is shared and linked, the gaps and inconsistencies in it are exposed. In the dojo you will learn how to set up a variety of feature in Egeria to actively govern and maintain your metadata environment.

Metadata Governance Dojo starts here
The importance of metadata governance (45 mins)
  • Need trusted metadata if going to drive decisions (human and automated)
  • How is this achieved:
    • Authoritative sources that are actively managed and distributed along well known supply chains
    • Standard definitions that organizate and provide benchmarks to measure against as well as setting expectations
    • Monitoring and testing to ensure the authoritative sources are up-to-date and supply chains are operating as expected
Designing your metadata supply chains (45 mins)
  • Home and reference copies - metadata provenance
  • Types of standard definitions and governance classifications
Working with templates (30 mins)
  • How templates work
  • Setting up and managing templates
  • Using templates in APIs and connectors
Standard definitions (2 hours)
Creating glossaries (30 mins)
  • Structure of the glossary and how to set up and distribute
  • How to use the glossary in governance
Managing reference data (60 mins)
  • What is reference data; how is it used
  • How to represent reference data in metadata
  • How to distribute and govern reference data
  • How to use reference data for classification
Using open metadata archives for shared definitions (30 mins)
  • Why archives are important
  • How to use them
Securing your metadata (1.5 hours)
User directory (15 mins)
  • Supporting users and groups
Metadata security connectors (30 mins)
  • Levels of security control
Governance zones (45 mins)
  • Designing and using zones for visibility
  • Controlling the setting of zones
Automating metadata capture (1.5 hours)
Setting up an integration daemon (30 mins)
  • The importance of automation
  • How the integration daemon works
Configuring an integration connector (30 mins)
  • Using the connector catalog
  • Configuring connectors in the integration daemon
Validating your integration (30 mins)
  • Reviewing diagnostics and resulting metadata
Using automated governance actions (3.5 hours)
Designing your governance processes (60 mins)
  • What is a governance action process and governance action type
  • Configuring governance services in governance engines
Setting up an engine host, governance engines and services (30 mins)
Using metadata discovery (60 mins)
  • What is metadata discovery used for and how does it work
  • Making use of the results
Monitoring your governance processes (60 mins)
  • Using OpenLineage to capture the activity of the governance processes
Lineage preservation and use (1 hour)
  • What is lineage and how it is used?
  • How is it captured?
  • Using the lineage warehouse
Backup and recovery (30 mins)
  • Setting up backups and restoring metadata after a failure
Linking metadata governance to your governance program (3 hours)
Governance definitions (30 mins)
  • Governance domains and definitions
Governance by expectation (30 mins)
  • Setting targets and measuring against them
Integration with DevOps (15 mins)
  • Connecting governance activity together
Managing information about users, people and organizations (45 mins)
  • Undestanding person roles and the resources attached to them
  • Synching user roles and organization structure
Incident management (30 mins)
  • What is an incident
  • Designing incident management
Stewardship (30 mins)
  • Connecting stewards to the automated processing
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