Azure Purview:: Is there any way to find GLOSSARY in AZURE PURVIEW UI ?(Not Glossary Term)

Erin Kimak 46 Reputation points

In azure purview we are only able to see glossary terms but we cant see Glossaries which this terms are assigned to. Is there any way to get this Glossaries.


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Microsoft Purview
A Microsoft data governance service that helps manage and govern on-premises, multicloud, and software-as-a-service data. Previously known as Azure Purview.
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  1. PRADEEPCHEEKATLA-MSFT 73,651 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    Hello @Erin Kimak ,

    Thanks for the question and using MS Q&A platform.

    Data Catalog: Glossary Term

    Business glossary term defines the business vocabulary for an organization and helps in bridging the gap between various departments in your company.


    Insights for your business glossary in Microsoft Purview

    In Microsoft Purview, you can create glossary terms and attach them to assets. As you make use of these terms in your data map, you can view the glossary distribution in glossary insights. These insights will give you the state of your glossary based on:

    • Number of terms attached to assets
    • Status of terms
    • Distribution of roles by users


    Hope this will help. Please let us know if any further queries.


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