RALEIGH, NC – April 04, 2016 – TopQuadrant™, a leading Enterprise Information Management company, today announced that a key public financial organization has selected the company to implement a metadata management strategy as the first component of its broader Enterprise Data Governance Framework.

“Increasingly, organizations are seeing data as one of their most valuable assets. This is driving the trend for more comprehensive and responsive data governance. Key goals of this organization include enabling more stakeholders to have knowledge of what critical data exists and having appropriate access to approved and curated versions. The role of metadata is foundational and for many of our clients it is becoming a strategic knowledge-base enabling access to, alignment and discovery of private and public data,” said Irene Polikoff, CEO and co-founder of TopQuadrant. “We are thrilled that this prestigious institution has chosen our metadata management and data governance solution to help them achieve their data governance goals.”

TopQuadrant’s Enterprise Data Governance (EDG) solution provides an agile data governance environment for the dynamic enterprise. It enables integrated, collaborative governance across the ever growing number of heterogeneous enterprise data assets.

TopBraid EDG is modular, extendable, and standards-based. It lets you govern and connect multiple types of data assets including:

  • Business Glossaries
  • Taxonomies
  • Reference Data
  • Crosswalks
  • Business Models / Ontologies
  • Lineage Models
  • Technical Metadata
  • Operational Metadata
  • Data Quality Rules
  • other Business, Governance, Data or Technical Assets

About TopQuadrant

As an Enterprise Information Management (EIM) innovator, TopQuadrant helps organizations succeed in data governance by managing information regardless of its structure, origin or location so that it can be easily organized, shared and exchanged. Our products use standards-based graph technologies to provide our customers with agile information management capabilities—because connections are important.

TopBraid Enterprise Data Governance™ supports the governance and provisioning of enterprise metadata, business glossaries and reference data. TopBraid Enterprise Vocabulary Net™ supports collaborative management of taxonomies and ontologies and offers auto-classification of documents and search enhancement. TopBraid Insight™ is a semantic virtual data warehouse that enables federated querying of data across diverse data sources as if they were in one place. TopQuadrant customers include many government agencies and Fortune 1000 companies in numerous industries including pharmaceutical, financial services, energy and digital media. For more information, visit www.topquadrant.com.

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