Chapter 4 FORMAL DATA NAMES
Formal data names are key to identifying comparate data.
Formal data names are critical for building a comparate data resource. Data must be uniquely and consistently named across the entire organization so they can be readily identified, thoroughly understood, and used to support business activities. The problem is the proliferation of informal data names.
The first architectural component of the Data Resource Management Framework is formal data names. Developing a comparate data resource within an organization’s common data architecture begins by formally naming data according to the business. Chapter 4 briefly explains the reasons for informally named data, then presents the concepts, principles, and techniques ...