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What is Metadata?

Submitted by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 2017-10-16 02:40

Metadata is information about the data collected. According to the DAMA International Data Management Book of Knowledge (DMBOK), Metadata “includes information about technical and business processes, data rules and constraints, and logical and physical data structures.” Think of it as a wrapper around data that describes it, like how packaging tells what food is in […]
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