Most organizations are still struggling to leverage data to guide decision-making and product development even after investing heavily in infrastructure to collect, store, and analyze high-volume, high-velocity datasets. In this blog post, Pardhu Gunnam describes how he and his team at LinkedIn addressed key problems associated with modern data stacks, including data discovery, lineage, and governance; by building DataHub, a metadata management platform that connects datasets, data pipelines, applications, and users. He announces the formation of Metaphor Data, a commercial entity, that will build upon DataHub to enable any company to make their data actionable through the knowledge graph of metadata.