Developing high-quality data models

High Quality Data Modeling In this excerpt from Developing High Quality Data Models by Matthew West, readers will find tips on data modeling and observations on today's data models.

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Limitations of entity relationship models in data modeling

High Quality Data Modeling In this excerpt from Developing High Quality Data Models by Matthew West, readers will learn about the limitations of entity relationship models in the data modeling process and how these limitations affect what type of data model an organization should use. Readers will also gain insight into the debate over using data models vs. reference data.

Challenges data modelers face with enterprise data modeling techniques

High Quality Data Modeling In this excerpt from Developing High Quality Data Models by Matthew West, readers will learn about some of the challenges data modelers face when implementing enterprise data modeling techniques. Readers will also learn about the role of data models and the key issues surrounding data modeling techniques.