Business Glossary

Describe and provide a company-wide and company-specific common language documented as harmonized business terms and get a complete overview of all data structures and elements related to your business “projects” that covers all layers of your data structures.


We just added new features to Business Glossary

Custom properties

If you find that the standard fields in Business Glossary are not enough, you can now add your own custom fields and columns with just a few clicks and start using them immediately.

Global search

Search for objects and their exact location with global search. It can search in both the object name and the description and you can easily navigate to the appropriate detail.

Business term diagram

Track and visualize the relationship between business terms and your data catalog easily without the need to go through children counts and collections.

Business term scanner

Access your business terms directly in any web application and quickly link to Business Glossary to see detailed information.

Free Business Glossary

Business Glossary is absolutely free*. Sign up today and start managing your business data immediately.


* 500 Business Terms available in the free version

Use cases

Business glossary harmonization

Consolidate your company-wide terminology across departments and get everyone on the same page.

Data catalog

Complete organized inventory of company-data assets, including data structures and elements in all layers of your architecture.

Business-term reverse engineering

Based on source structures and attached metadata information, create a draft version of business term candidates to accelerate the term-definition process.

Business terms lineage and traceability

Understand how business terms are related to each other and to your data catalog.

Upcoming new features

Business rules

Define business rules based on business terms.

Application extensibility

Extend the application by adding customizable fields to support your business needs.

Version tracking

View and compare historical versions of business terms and data catalog.

Process workflow

Orchestrate your approval process steps and assign responsibilities.

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