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Product Releases Alation 2020.3 released GA in August 2020.  

•  The Alation 2020.3 GA Release Now Available blog goes over the features that were of most interest to customers during early review.
•  A What's New deck that covers each 2020.3 product feature more in details. 
•  There's also a new Alation University course available!  Read more about it here: Tools for Change - What's New in 2020.3.

Our next release will be 2020.4 - expected in November 2020.

Alation Guides   Alation product guides are in high demand from customers. 
We are making these four available for download in PDF format
  • •   Install Guide:  Prepare for installation by gathering key information and performing pre-configuration setup tasks. Install and configure your Alation instance.
  • •   Data Sources  Learn how to add Data Sources to the Alation Catalog and how to configure Metadata Extraction, Sampling, and Query Log Ingestion depending on the database type.
  • •   BI Sources  Learn how add BI Sources to the Alation Catalog and how to extract metadata from such sources.
  • •   File Systems  Learn how to catalog and configure file system sources.
More Product Programs Would you like to get more involved? Two programs enable customers to provide input on releases and design projects earlier in the development cycle.

Alation Insiders
Insiders are a diverse group, from newbies to admins and everyone in-between, who shape the design of our product by participating in user research studies.

Join Alation Insiders today!

Alation Limited Availability (LA) Program
The LA Program offers interested customers the chance to run an early release of the next version of the software in return for providing user acceptance testing and feedback about features directly to the Product Team.

Contact your CSM for more information.

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