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What is Data Observability?

Last updated Dec 7, 2022 - Edit Source

Data observability, also known as monitoring, continuously collects metrics about your data. You can collect data about the number of rows, columns, and properties for each dataset. You can also manage metadata about the dataset, such as when it was last updated.

From the great article Choosing a Data Quality Tool - by Sarah Krasnik, there are also different categories for observability:

Related terms are Data Governance and Data Quality.