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Business intelligence and data warehousing simplified : 500 questions, answers, and tips

Author: Arshad Khan
Publisher: Dulles, VA : Mercury Learning and Information, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book targets business and IT professionals who need an introduction to business intelligence and data warehousing fundamentals through a simple question / answer format. Topics include evolution and fundamentals, characteristics and process, architecture and objects, metadata, data conversion, ETL, data storage, infrastructure, data access, data marts, implementation approaches, planning, design, Inmon vs.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Miscellanea
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arshad Khan
ISBN: 9781936420322 1936420325
OCLC Number: 754724416
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xxiv, 296 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Business intelligence application and future --
3. Data warehousing evolution and fundamentals --
4. Data warehouse types and design objectives --
5. Growth contributors --
6. Data warehouse characteristics --
7. Star schema --
8. Data warehouse process --
9. Architecture --
10. Metadata --
11. Source data --
12. Data conversion and migration --
13. Data quality --
14. ETL process --
15. ETL issues, tools, and ELT --
16. Data storage --
17. Data modeling --
18. Data warehouse engine and operating system --
19. Hardware --
20. Data access --
21. Tool selection and data mining --
22. Features of front-end tools --
23. Data marts --
24. Implementation approaches --
25. Inmon versus Kimball --
26. Multidimensionality --
27. Facts and dimension --
28. OLAP --
29. OLAP models --
30. Multidimensional database --
31. OLAP: comparisons, tools, and vendors --
32. Planning for the data warehouse initiative --
33. Implementation prerequisites and approach --
34. Common mistakes and risks --
35. Project resources --
36. Project definition and initiation --
37. Project planning --
38. Analysis --
39. Analysis: additional topics --
40. Design --
41. Design: data modeling and OLAP design --
42. Design: additional topics --
43. Documentation --
44. Development --
45. Testing and training --
46. Deployment and operation --
47. Trends.
Other Titles: Business intelligence & data warehousing simplified
Responsibility: Arshad Khan.

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