Collibra and Cloudera Merge Forces to Bring Data Governance Solutions

By CIOReview | Friday, August 7, 2015

NEW YORK: Nowadays data hub users are overwhelmed by the 3Vs (Velocity, Variety and Volume) of Big Data; most of the companies are striving hard to meet the demands of the market. To this end, Collibra, provider of business focused data management processes and Cloudera, company that offers business support services, collaborate to bring data governance solutions to Big Data.

"Our customers are using Big Data solutions and associated analytics to expand their view of information and drive tremendous value within their organizations," says Felix Van de Maele, CEO of Collibra.

Collibra data governance center delivers data governance for Big Data solutions across a variety of industries. Collibra data governance center has data dictionary, business glossary, data stewardship automation and Big Data functions such as ingestion control, analytical model governance, and oversight of maps while Cloudera Enterprise provides Apache Hadoop platform and Cloudera Navigator, the comprehensive data management and governance platform. The partnership will offer a complete business lineage to all information with a comprehensive view of data quality and progress over time and give a much more advanced approach to data governance solutions.

"Cloudera's customers use Cloudera Enterprise and Cloudera Navigator as critical components of their data infrastructure. They require robust, integrated, and automated governance that extends across their enterprise. The integration with Collibra brings our customers automation and self service governance integrated with enterprise-grade data auditing, data lineage, and data discovery from Cloudera." says Tim Stevens, Vice President of Business and Corporate Development at Cloudera.