Real Entities vs. Dynamic Entities - trillium_discovery - trillium_quality - 17.1

Trillium Beyond The Basics Guide

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17.1
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Trillium Quality and Discovery
Title
Trillium Beyond The Basics Guide
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Installation
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Overview
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Configuration
First publish date
2008
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2024-02-22
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This section compares the features and functionality of real and dynamic entities. Review the following information to determine which type is right for your needs.

Note: Both types of entities are designed for certain types of profiling and cleansing activities in TSS.
Table 1. Real Entities vs. Dynamic Entities

Feature

Real Entities

Dynamic Entities

Data loaded into repository

Yes

No

Data stored externally

No

Yes

Drill down to and filter on data rows

Yes

Yes - if data source is not deleted

Drill down to distinct values

Yes

Yes - if data source is not deleted

Edit entity

Yes

Yes

Edit attributes

Yes

Yes

Key analysis

Yes

No

Dependency analysis

Yes

No

Join analysis

Yes

No

Input to joins project

Yes

No

Entity business rule analysis

Yes

Yes

Entity business rule advanced options (filter by, group by, aggregate by)

Yes

No

Attribute business rule analysis

Yes

No

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Row ID attribute generated by default

Yes

No

Mask and value table recodes

Yes

Yes

Input to Quality projects

Yes

Yes

Bookmark support

Full

Limited

Note support

Full

Limited

Schema support during creation

Yes

No

Load data/load data with options

No

Yes

Derived metadata

Yes

No