Orion Governance Use Cases

Take Control of Business in Near Real-Time

Assuring the success of cloud migration and reducing costs.

Quick business turnaround. Near real-time impact analysis. Lower total cost of ownership.

End-to-end traceability to facilitate compliance, privacy, and governance.

Industry Solutions

Data Challenges Permeate All Organizations and All Industries


Helping financial enterprises handle traceability, data governance and other data management issues with ease.


Providing retailers with a transparent and federated view of all data assets to intelligently navigate through their unified commerce supply chain IT landscape.


Giving healthcare organizations views based on different data consumers/personas to better guide decision-making.


Helping manufacturers accelerate Industry 4.0 implementations and comply with regulations.

Use Cases by Category

Orion Enterprise Information Intelligence Graph (EIIG) accelerates the kickoff and task turn around times for clients on large multi-year transformation journeys by making an enterprise wide end-to-end data supply chain view transparent.

EIIG speeds up test automation by making test cases execution, changes and updates possible in real time with great accuracy.

  • While the Cloud solves some problems, it also creates new levels of complexity. Subject matter experts, database virtualization, significant testing and mock releases with staff and partners have to all come together for success.
    Read Hybrid Cloud / Multi-Cloud Use Case
  • DevOps and DataOps have a foundation in the agile methodology and is an extension of the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), with steps of code, build, test, release, deploy, operate and plan. Read DevOps DataOps Use Case

Orion Governance’s EIIG helps optimize costs by lowering the total cost of ownership, reducing IT spend, and mitigating the risks of hefty fines.

Learn how Orion Governance helps enterprises achieve the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO).

  • There are several scenarios that bring up Cost and Operational Efficiency issues at firms. Read about a few of the scenarios that Orion has resolved for our customers over the years.
    Read Reducing Total Cost of Ownership Use Case

Data challenges permeate all organizations and all industries.

Orion Governance’s EIIG facilitates collaboration between teams in different organizational silos and enterprise layers. It also provides a comprehensive view of their data assets and end-to-end traceability of their entire IT landscape to enable better regulatory compliance.

  • EU GDPR imposes fines of up to $20 Million or up to 4% of the annual worldwide turnover of the preceding year. See how Orion’s EIIG helps enterprises avoid EU GDPR fines.
    Read GDPR Use Case
  • US Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 (CISA), EU Cybersecurity Act, Japan’s Basic Cybersecurity Act, China’s Cybersecurity Law and others provide rules that security systems/processes have to follow.
    Read Cybersecurity Use Case
  • Privacy restrictions aren’t only for the EU. US California CCPA/CPRA, Colorado CPA, etc. include provisions like the right to access, delete, and opt out. Read how EIIG covers the California Privacy Rights Act.
    Read California Privacy Use Case
  • HIPAA Non-Compliance includes penalties and/or enforcement rules. See how Orion Governance helped one enterprise establish a data governance program to achieve HIPAA compliance and save money.
    Read HIPAA Use Case
  • Orion EIIG helps financial firms with data management including achieving Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2022 (SOX) compliance.
    Read SOX Use Case

Use Cases by Industry

Financial institutions everywhere face compliance challenges with regulations such as BCBS 239, CRD IV, CCAR, and Solvency II. Effective governance over a company’s information assets is the key to becoming compliant.

A deep understanding of an enterprise’s information systems is required for positive regulatory assessments, risk reduction, and resilience to economic gyrations. The timeliness and accuracy of business intelligence reporting is challenging for large financial institutions when data sources typically span many platforms. Orion can provide insight into the timing of data integration jobs across systems in addition to exposing data provenance.

  • Orion Governance understands what banks are up against. EIIG enables financial institutions to establish a data governance platform, and enhance their risk data aggregation capabilities and risk reporting practices.
    Read BCBS-239 Use Case
  • Orion EIIG helps financial firms ensure regulatory compliance such as complying with the Sarbanes Oxley Act of 2022 (SOX).
    Read the Sox Compliance Use Case

Orion’s EIIG implements end-to-end lineage for healthcare / insurance enterprises to help them better manage data assets and have a strong foundation for data compliance. Just one more way EIIG saves enterprises money.

  • HIPAA non-compliance includes penalties and/or enforcement rules. See how Orion Governance helped one enterprise establish a data governance program to achieve HIPAA compliance and save money.
    Read HIPAA Use Case

Handling Traceability with Ease

Data Fabric

A design time connection to technology assets.

Data Lineage

A transparent connected view of data assets.


Views based on different data consumers/personas.


A highly scalable framework.

No More Data Management Issues


Understand/discover data types and status. Help build term definitions.

Data Catalog

Build an inventory of terms with a search feature.

Data Quality

Build Business rules for terms.

Data Governance

Segregate approval controls around accountable parties. Helps build Ownership, Stewardship and Custodianship.

Data Migration with No Pit Stops

Data Management

Establish ownership, stewardship and custodianship models.

Data Trust Propagation

Legitimizes a certification process to eliminate ambiguity.

Real-Time Impact Analysis

Actionable is the norm.

Data Analytics

Confirms patterns for decision making.

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