This column is adapted from the book Universal Meta Data Models by David Marco & Michael Jennings, John Wiley & Sons, 2004.

In part two of this five-part series on Allstate's managed meta data environment (MME), I walked through their MME's overall technical solution and the role of data stewardship at Allstate (see the March issue of DM Review). In this installment, I will discuss the details of the meta data sourcing layer component of their MME.

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