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In a Q&A, author William McKnight discusses the importance of building a robust information architecture -- and having the right person in the lead.
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Data design tools like ERwin pave a new path to data management, helping varied stakeholders collaborate and prepping the way for new data types.
November 20, 2013
Well-known Oracle BI consultant Mark Rittman discusses the current issues around data discovery tools and putting BI in the hands of business users.
October 31, 2013
Requirements gathering shouldn't get short shrift in the database rush, says Michael J. Hernandez, author of 'Database Design for Mere Mortals.'
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In this interview, author and data modeling instructor Steve Hoberman discusses techniques for dealing with challenges that may arise in the data modeling process. Continue Reading
In this book excerpt, data modeling instructor Steve Hoberman discusses the importance of using modeling for business success and the variety of implementations for data models. Continue Reading
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Find out how a large data warehouse system can benefit companies. Learn how enterprise data warehouses help meet business needs. Get tips on operational considerations for a central data warehouse. Continue Reading
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