Taxonomy for Data Catalog and Business Glossary


Business Glossaries and Data catalogs are essential tools for defining a consistent vocabulary for an organization.  Using terminology consistent across an organization helps ensure accuracy and integrity when labeling data elements in a data lake or other enterprise repository. 

WAND Taxonomies can be used as a foundation set of terminology to create your own Business Glossary and Data Catalog in any of these leading applications.  


  • Alation
  • Apache Atlas
  • ASG Business Glossary
  • Collibra
  • erwin Data Governance
  • IBM Cloud Pak for Data
  • IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog
  • IBM InfoSphere Information Server
  • InfoLibrarian Metadata Management

  • Informatica Business Glossary
  • Microsoft Azure Data Catalog
  • Oracle Enterprise Metadata Management 
  • Waterline Data


If you'd like us to add your application to the list, please contact us.