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Common Data Model

Give Your Apps a Central Source of Data Truth

Finally, a data model that evolves with your needs. The common data model allows you to start with a human-readable data schema and configure, add, and extend it to fit your needs.

Diagram of Tulip Common Data Model

A Data Model Fit to Your Operations

A common data model unifies data into a standard structure. Unlike traditional systems, you can easily evolve your data model to fit the needs of your operations.

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  • Hit the Ground Running

    Tulip comes with a common data model based on best practices for creating a composable MES.

  • Adapt and Evolve

    Since you own your data model, you can add to it or adjust it with new attributes or objects as needed.

  • Enable True Composability

    Give your engineers human-readable data schema to use when creating new solutions. Control who can access and change it.

Purpose Built for Frontline Operations

Advantages of the Common Data Model

  • Own Your Model

    Don’t tie your system to vendor specific data models. Have control over how your data is stored.

  • Flexible

    Add attributes and tables to evolve your data model as your operations evolve.

  • Human-Readable

    Store your data in an operationally meaningful way.

  • Easily Extensible

    Take advantage of our ecosystem of building blocks to create your right-fit solution

  • Best Practices

    Make connecting apps easy with streamlined data standardization.

  • Governance

    Give admins the ability to adjust your data model as needed.

Agile, Flexible, Composable

Curious to learn what makes the common data model great? This course is a deep dive into the core principles and underlying philosophy behind the model.

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