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Talend Data Catalog 8 delivers smart, fast and flexible data compliance

Latest release enables a proactive approach to managing compliance with better control

REDWOOD CITY, CA., March 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Talenda world leader in data integration and data governance, today announced the availability of Talend Data Catalog 8, an automated data catalog offering world-class proactive data governance capabilities that enable organizations to discover, organize and share trusted data with one point of view. unique and secure control. Talend adds new features with this update, including custom business modeling and machine learning-based data classification and documentation. The latest release enables organizations of any size to continuously manage data at scale and ensure the health of the data used to drive business results.

For many organizations, there is an ongoing distrust of data and a lack of understanding of its location, policies and definitions. In a recent investigation, 60% of leaders do not trust the data they work with to make decisions. Having full visibility and auditability over the data used mitigates decision latency, lost productivity, and potential regulatory fines.

“Reliance on data has grown exponentially in recent years and businesses today need greater control and trust over their data to ensure it is safe for the taking. decision-making and operations,” said Daniel Mayer, Vice President, Product Management, Talend. “We’re excited to announce the availability of our latest version of Data Catalog, which will help organizations implement a proactive approach to governance, accelerate productivity, and quickly leverage their data.”

An integral part of the Talend Data Fabric platform, Talend Data Catalog 8 is built on a solid foundation of metadata management and data cataloging features. The solution helps data architects and governance specialists, in particular, accelerate their productivity and work smarter to accelerate data value. New features to help businesses improve data compliance and control include:

Custom Business Modeling: Define custom, flexible, and adaptable metamodels for any domain that accurately reflect business priorities and goals. This capability prevents circumventing business rules and conforming to out-of-the-box templates that are only partially fit, helping teams increase their overall business agility.

Automated data classification: Automatically monitor data stores and use machine learning to classify data around important patterns, like compliance violations, then proactively send alerts to data stewards. This ability to enable automatic compliance at scale from a single location improves productivity and simplifies API execution, which increases accountability, limits risk, and avoids non-scalable alternatives such as internally created processes. or point solutions. Now data professionals can spend less time manually managing the classification process and more time helping the business use data to drive business results.

Custom objects and user rules: Define and customize objects, including relationships between business objects/models and technical objects. Rules can be assigned to owners for activities, responsibilities and assets. This feature reduces risk and allows documentation to be exported and re-imported on a new object with a similar namespace, saving time and manual labor and increasing overall productivity.

Improved lineage with inference: Export data lineage and transformation logic using secure API interfaces. This unique capability enables enterprises to respond to compliance demands with inferential evidence by capturing changes throughout the data lifecycle.

Talend Data Catalog 8 is available immediately. For more information, please visit

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SOURCE Talend Inc.