Glossaries and Terms

Alation Cloud Service Applies to Alation Cloud Service instances of Alation

Customer Managed Applies to customer-managed instances of Alation


Document Hubs are Alation’s new documentation feature set for glossaries and terms. Document Hubs are available for public preview starting in 2024.1.

  • See Document Hubs for help using Document Hubs.

  • See Documentation for more information about how Document Hubs are related to Glossaries and Terms.

Alation’s Glossaries and Terms feature creates a structure in which users can easily find and update business and technical terms used by an organization. This fosters a more efficient and ethical data culture.