Geographical LocationsA list of valid states for a country.
ScienceA list of known stars.
MathematicsConstants such as PI.
CalendarsA structure for calendars such as a list of valid months and days of the week.
MarketsA list of currently valid stock tickers for a market. Provides a common reference for a large number of financial transactions.
ComputingA list of standard computing values such as HTTP status codes.
ProductsAn organization defines a product catalogue that is used as a reference for other data such as customer orders. For example, a shoe company defines a product catalogue with 50 current products and 1000 legacy products. The company's sales, marketing, ecommerce, manufacturing and supply chain systems all refer to the same products using references to the product catalogue such as a product id.
|Overview: Reference Data|
Data that is used to structure and constrain other data.