Tamr Documentation

Working with Golden Records

Curate golden records by editing their consolidation rules and attribute values.

Editing Golden Record Consolidation Rules

Initial Consolidation Rules

Upon project creation, Tamr creates an initial golden records dataset using the attributes of the selected input dataset and a suggested consolidation rule for each attribute.

The use of an initial rule is indicated by a blue dot beside the attribute's name.

To edit an attribute consolidation rule for golden records:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, click Open rules.
  3. Choose the > icon beside the attribute to view its rule.
  4. Select and edit a consolidation rule. See Golden Record Consolidation Rules.
  5. Choose Save.

Creating a Golden Record Attribute

To create a golden record attribute:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, choose Open rules.
  3. Choose Create Attribute.
  4. Enter a value in the field Name.
  5. Choose Create.

Deleting a Golden Record Attribute

To delete a golden record attribute:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, choose Open rules.
  3. Choose the > icon beside the attribute to view its rule.
  4. In the bottom left of the expanded rule, click the trashcan icon.
  5. Choose Delete.

Creating or Editing a Value Override for a Golden Record

To create or edit an attribute value override for a golden record:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. Hover over an attribute value in the table.
  3. Choose the pencil icon that appears upon hover.
  4. Enter a value in the field Override.
  5. Choose Save.

Deleting a Value Override for a Golden Record

To delete an attribute value override for a golden record:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the table, choose a statically visible pencil icon.
  3. In the bottom left, choose the trashcan icon.

Filtering To Records with Value Overrides

To filter to a golden record with attribute value overrides:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, choose Open rules.
  3. Choose the > icon beside the attribute to view its rule.
  4. In the bottom left of the expanded rule, choose Filter to these records.

Updating Golden Records

To update golden records:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, choose Update Golden Records.

Publishing Golden Records

To publish golden records:

  1. Navigate to the Golden Records tab of a Golden Records project.
  2. In the top right, choose the drop-down arrow on the button Update Golden Records.
  3. Choose Publish.

Working with Golden Records


Curate golden records by editing their consolidation rules and attribute values.

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