Frequently Asked Questions

Why does my team need a data catalog?

A Forrester study interviewed 7 companies using data catalogs and found the following:

  • $2.7 million in time saved due to shortened data discovery

  • Increased self-service use of data by business users

  • $286,085 savings from shortening the onboarding of new analysts by at least 50%

What makes Datalogz better than other data catalogs?

Datalogz leverages already proven open-source data catalogs and re-engineers them to focus on collaboration and more robust meta-data. We believe data knowledge lives with the data consumers - our unique value is our creative ways to extract this information to drive data democratization and productivity at any company. 

How can Datalogz help as my team migrates to the cloud?

As you migrate to the cloud, user adoption is always a priority. Datalogz can increase cloud adoption by enhancing the data consumer experience. Datalogz's data usage analytics can be used to prioritize data movement. What needs to be migrated? What data is not being used? What does this data even mean? All of these questions can be answered with Datalogz.

How can Datalogz help as my company grows?

As companies grow, data can quickly become a black hole. Analysts lose comprehension of what the data means and data becomes a messy world. Datalogz can fix this by ensuring proper documentation every step of the way.

What is meta-data? How can it help my team?

Meta-data is data that provide information about other data. It summarizes basic information about data, making finding & working with particular instances of data easier. It can be created manually to be more accurate, or automatically and contain more basic information.