Data Discovery Functional Layer

Discover and profile the data ecosystem with this product

In this layer the software scans repositories of data assets in the systems environment. The Data Discovery layer provides companies with a broad set of capabilities to scan and inventory their data landscape. Using these applications, organizations can perform the following tasks.

  • Scan the data environment (structured data, un-structured data and Hadoop file system)
  • Create and populate a Metadata Repository that can be searched by business and technical users

 

Modules:

Category Sub-category Modules Description
Structured Data Networked Databases Connection Manager Connects to relational data sources
Structured Data Networked Databases DB Crawler Scanner for relational data sources
Structured Data Desktop Databases Access File Scanner Scanner for Microsoft Access files
Structured Data Desktop Databases Cobol Copybook Scanner Scanner for Cobol Copybook files
Structured Data File Data File Scanner Scanner for unstructured files
Structured Data File Data Fixed-Length File Scanner Scanner for fixed-length files
Structured Data File Data Delimited File Scanner Scanner for delimited files
Structured Data File Data Excel File Scanner Scanner for Excel files
Structured Data File Data SAS File Scanner Scanner for SAS files
Structured Data File Data EBCDIC File Scanner Scanner for EBCDIC files
Structured Data File Data Avro File Scanner Scanner for Avro files
Structured Data XML Data XML File Scanner Scanner for loading XSD files
Structured Data XML Data XSD Modeler Loads XSD files
Unstructured Data File Data PDF Scanner Scanner for Adobe PDF files
Unstructured Data File Data Plain Text Scanner Scanner for plain text files
Unstructured Data File Data Outlook Scanner Scans attachments in Outlook (PST) files
Unstructured Data File Data Word Document Scanner Scanner for Microsoft Word files
Unstructured Data File Data PowerPoint Scanner Scanner for Microsoft PowerPoint files
Unstructured Data Code Files SQL Code Scanner (Databases) Scans stored procedures
Unstructured Data Code Files SQL Code Scanner (File System) Scans SQL code in files
Unstructured Data Code Files Code Scanner Scans code files
Unstructured Data Servers LDAP Scanner Scans LDAP directory
Unstructured Data Servers Sharepoint File Scanner Scans files on a Sharepoint server
Unstructured Data Servers Lotus Domino Scanner Scans files on a Lotus Domino server
Unstructured Data Web Data Web Service Scanner Scans web service registries
Big Data Hadoop - Connection Cloudera Manager Configures Cloudera installation
Big Data Hadoop - Connection Pivotal HD Manager Manages configured services that use Pivotal HD
Big Data Hadoop - Connection Hortonworks Manager Configures services for using Hortonworks
Big Data Hadoop - Connection MapR Manager Configures services for using MapR
Big Data Hadoop - Data HDFS File Scanner Scans HDFS files
Big Data Hadoop - Data Hive Scanner Scans Hive database
Big Data Hadoop - NoSQL Cassandra Scanner Scans Cassandra database
Big Data Hadoop - Graph Titan Graph Database Scanner Scans Titan Graph database
Big Data Hadoop - Graph Neo4j Graph Database Scanner Scans Neo4j graph database
Big Data Hadoop - Graph Infinitegraph Graph Database Scanner Scans Infinitegraph database

 

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