Tracing a semantic usage - 7.1

Talend Data Catalog Manager User Guide

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Identify where data, described by a term, is held and potentially accessible in data assets within the enterprise architecture. You can also discover what objects are semantically mapped in the data flow architecture and how a change in a term can impact these elements.


  1. Open a model from the Repository panel or from the configuration Architecture diagram.
  2. Right click the object that you want to perform the definition lookup.
  3. Select Trace Semantic Usage.

    The Advanced Lineage Options dialog box opens.

  4. In the Trace field, select Semantic Usage from the drop-down list.
  5. In the Options area, fill in the following fields.
    Field Description

    Model: Within the opened model.

    Configuration: Within the entire selected configuration.

    Configuration Select the configuration.

    Text/List: You can see the result in text mode.

    Graph/Flow: You can see the result in graphic mode.

  6. Optionally, select the Save as default lineage options check box to save the above selected options as the default ones in the future.