Lucid Technologies & Solutions Pvt. Ltd.


Cobol Copybooks Metadata extraction & ingestion into InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC)

Business Problem Cobol metadata is not supported natively by IMAM bridges Client uses DataStage jobs (importing the copybook definitions) to ingest metadata into IGC The process is a semi-automated steps with manual intervention Lucid Approach Lucid designed metadata extraction utility with the following features Extract metadata from parsing the Cobol Copybooks Filters at folder level … Read more
Cobol Copybooks Metadata extraction & ingestion into InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC)


Migration Util to Promote of InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC) & Extension Mapping to higher environments

Business Problem Client migrates catalog assets & relation to information assets from lower to higher environments as part of the project content promotions The approach was executed manually following the steps during promotion Unable to filter, transform assets based new taxonomy defined in IGC 11.7 instance Lucid Approach Lucid designed migration utility with the following … Read more
Migration Util to Promote of InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC) & Extension Mapping to higher environments


Migration of InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC) Collection Assets from 11.5 to 11.7 version

Business Problem Client migrated catalog assets & information assets from 11.5 to 11.7 version Migration of Collection asset was not supported in the standard migration approach Client modelled Collection assets extensively for grouping their Project related assets Unable to use Collections effectively in migrated 11.7 instance Lucid Approach Lucid defined IGC queries and executed them … Read more
Migration of InfoSphere Information Governance Catalog (IGC) Collection Assets from 11.5 to 11.7 version


Data Governance hub for new enterprise data warehouse program

Business Problem Business users did not trust the data from the legacy data warehouse due to lack of transparency into lineage, transformation, and quality Data stewardship and rules had recently been implemented, but the data management systems where not integrated with governance platform Technical assets lacked logical models for easy business consumption Tool were not … Read more
Data Governance hub for new enterprise data warehouse program


Laying the foundationfor Analytics Governance

Business Problem Client had challenges in kick starting the data governance initiative even though the investment on the Collibra platform was done much earlier Client looking for a ‘quick win’by leveraging the Collibra platform Lucid Approach Lucid started with Advisory services to review the maturity level of the Client from a Governance perspective, the pain … Read more
Laying the foundationfor Analytics Governance


Managing Technical Metadata integration with complex technology

Business Problem The Client has custom REST API services that processes the external feeds, execute data quality rules, transforms and loads content into their data mart. End to end lineage is not available in the current systems Requirement to view end to end lineage from a field on an incoming data feed to a column … Read more
Managing Technical Metadata integration with complex technology


Setting up the foundation for Data Governance and scaling

Business Problem Client needed help to setup the foundation for Data Governance leveraging Collibra as the platform Then leverage the platform for use cases that show value of Governance processes and thus increase user adoption Lucid Approach Lucid started with Advisory services to review the maturity level of the Client from a Governance perspective, the … Read more
Setting up the foundation for Data Governance and scaling


Governance, Master Data Management, and Business Rules integration

Business Problem The client had implemented Collibra DGC to govern complex business planning and general ledgers hierarchies used across its global applications with the goal of reducing risk and time-to-close. However, the initial implementation relied on manual inputs and back-end batch validations.  Publishing and controlling the standards in the downstream applications continued to take 114 … Read more
Governance, Master Data Management, and Business Rules integration


Scaling governance to address the growing inventory of data assets enabling effective use of data and improved productivity

Business Problem Client was looking to curate and manage a rapidly growing inventory of data assets comprising over 90 thousand tables, views and reports with a team of 40 business and technical stewards, to enable effective use of data and improve productivity Another key objective of the data governance program was to drive efficiency by … Read more
Scaling governance to address the growing inventory of data assets enabling effective use of data and improved productivity

Standardizing quality of performance management across the enterprise using analytics governance and self-service

Business Problem Client needed to improve the reliability and efficiency of its analytic reporting function to make better business decisions Common problems facing the organization included redundant reports, unreliable data sources, uncontrolled access to data, lack of visibility to data lineage and lack of self-service The current analytics governance platform’s perceived business values were low … Read more

Standardizing quality of performance management across the enterprise using analytics governance and self-service