||PLANNING THE DATA WAREHOUSE. The Fundamentals of Data Warehousing. Achieving Competitive Advantage: A Review of Typical Applications. Managing the Data Warehouse Project. INTEGRATING THE DATA----THE DATA WAREHOUSE INFRASTRUCTURE. The Data Warehouse Architecture. Data Warehouse Technology. Metadata Management. Data Quality. EXPLOITING THE DATA----THE DATA WAREHOUSE APPLICATIONS. Data Access and Exploitation. Data Mining. LOOKING TO THE FUTURE----NEXT GENERATION DATA WAREHOUSE. Future Directions in the First Generation of Data Warehousing. The Second Generation of Data Warehousing----Reintegration with the Operational Systems. Appendices. Index.