As it is with building a house, most of the work necessary to build a data warehouse is neither visible nor obvious when looking at the completed product. While it may be easy to plan for a data warehouse that incorporates all the right concepts, taking the steps needed to create a warehouse that is as functional and user-friendly as it is theoreti
The Big Picture: An Introduction to Data Warehousing. Data Warehouse Philosophy. Source System Analysis. Relational Database Management System (RDBMS). Database Design. Data Acquisition and Integration. Business Intelligence Reporting. Data Quality. Metadata. Data Warehouse Customers. Future of Data Warehousing: An Epilogue. Bibliography. Index.