Inquiry Response: Steps Towards a Universal Semantic Layer
We’d like to enable a universal semantic layer for self-service. We’re looking at the steps required for success, and we’re evaluating the build-versus-buy question. How have others approached these decisions?
THE BIG IDEAS:
- First step
- Innovation sessions
- Build versus buy
The first step toward any semantic layer is solidifying a common data dictionary.
- If you don’t understand the most commonly shared business semantics and set baseline definitions, it is difficult