An interactive discussion
of the latest usage trends, corporate issues, and vendor
Research Associates (GRA) is an expert consulting firm
that helps companies to evaluate and select enterprise
technology solutions. GRA is the world’s foremost authority
on metadata management applications and vendor/product research.
“Metadata Management 2005” will
draw from a rich bounty of actual research data that was
collected from web-based
user surveys, telephone interviews, and metadata vendor RFIs.
The presentation will discuss:
- the latest metadata usage trends and issues from Global
5000 companies. What are the top metadata issues that companies
are struggling with ?
- the latest metadata vendor solutions – products,
capabilities, comparisons, best-fit, features, strengths,
- best practices and approaches in evaluating metadata management
solutions, and in implementing metadata software products
Stu Carty is an accomplished, international
metadata solutions expert with 20 years experience in the
industry. Mr. Carty has worked for notable data warehousing
and metadata management companies such as Informatica, Data
Advantage Group, R&O Software, Manager Software Products,
Viasoft, and Reltech Group. Stu gave his first DAMA presentation
over 18 years ago at Portland-DAMA. Since then, Stu has personally
given over one thousand presentations & training workshops
to Global 5000 companies on enterprise metadata management
and has successfully helped hundreds of companies to evaluate,
select, and implement metadata management solutions. For more
information about Stu Carty and Gavilan Research, please www.metadataresearch.com.