Overview

Alation is the leader in collaborative data cataloging. The Alation Data Catalog empowers analysts and information stewards to search, query and collaborate for faster, more accurate insights. The platform leverages artificial intelligence to automatically capture the rich context of enterprise data, including relationships between data sets, analyst usage and trusted insights.

Alation customers include the City of San Diego, Albertsons Safeway, eBay, Pfizer, Square, and some of the world’s largest financial services firms.

Products

Alation Enterprise Data Catalog

  • Automated Data Catalog - Alation indexes all your data for business use. Machine learned patterns of usage are surfaced alongside the technical details to create complete context for the user.
  • Business Glossary - Alation’s ML algorithms learn the lexicon of your business, standardizing references through automated and consistent recommendations of user-friendly data labels.
  • Data Lineage - Alation gives users full insights into the systems that the data hopped through before it hit your report or dashboard, what transformations were made at each stage, and what other reports or dashboards are consumers of the same data.
  • Social Curation - Alation communicates clearly to users the internal experts that stand behind every data set. Endorsements, warnings, and deprecations are clearly marked and communicated.

Contracts

Federal

NASA SEWP V

NNG15SC03B/NNG15SC27B
May 01, 2015- Apr 30, 2025

Education

Illinois Learning Technology Purchase Program (ILTPP)

ILTPP-19CT011
May 20, 2019- Mar 01, 2023

Massachusetts Higher Education Consortium (MHEC)

MC15-04
Aug 10, 2019- Jun 30, 2022

NJSBA

E-8801-ACESCPS
Oct 20, 2015- Sep 03, 2025

Events

Past Events, Webinars & Trainings