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Status Planned for future release
Workspace Knowledge Catalog
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 16, 2023

Mapping between objects in physical data model (PDM) and its respective objects in a Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) during Metadata Importing process

Most of the customers use to use data modeling tools (ERwin, PowerDesigner, E/R Studio ...) to design graphically their database structures and then, automatically, generate DDL to build their physical schemas into different RDBMS such as DB2, Oracle, SQL Server and so on. This process creates a natural dependence between these 2 categories of technologies (Data Modeling tools and RDBMS) where the mappings/links between their objects needs to be tracked/recorded for a proper data governance.

So, IKC needs to provide a feature/capability able to create a mapping/link between equivalents objects in physical data model (PDM) and physical RDBMS during Metadata Importing (MDI) process. For instance, TABLES and its ATTRIBUTES in a PDM data model should be linked/mapped to its respective TABLES and FIELDS in a RDBMS, and vice-versa, depending on the order of MDI execution.


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  • Admin
    Marcus Boone
    Feb 22, 2024

    This remains in our prioritized backlog but we do not yet have it in our roadmap.

  • Guest
    Dec 14, 2023

    This is the concept of vertical lineage that besides data (horizontal lineage) is a lineage requirement to have for many organisations. As a matter of fact from a model driven code generation perspective it is required to know what exact technical fields are related to the the design / model entities.