Big Data

eBay Accelerates Project Delivery With its Metadata Management Strategy

Date Added: Oct 2010
Format: PDF

A metadata management strategy is a complex undertaking. Review the Gartner Research case study, written by Mark Beyer. Significant lessons can be learned from the approach that eBay employed to enhance metadata management. The chief lessons learned were to limit the scope, determine methodology first and tools second, and leverage expert metadata knowledge. Gaining insights into the complex effort eBay undertook could help you get a better handle on best practices for implementing a metadata management strategy within your organization.