Data warehouse software
- February 07, 2007
AOL Germany used to describe a customer with 15 attributes. Now it stores and analyzes 700+, thanks to a data warehouse with compression -- and marketing likes the results.
- January 18, 2007
Sometimes, a perfect data warehouse is not an option.
- October 26, 2006
The purpose of this series is to present and discuss unstructured and semi-structured data as it relates to DW 2.0 - the architecture for the next generation of data warehousing.
- October 03, 2006
Walt Disney and his Magic Kingdom can serve as sources of inspiration for data warehousing adventures. The two have more in common than you might think.
- September 28, 2006
This feature is a "Letter to Bill" that Bill Inmon recently received from Jerry Rosenbaum, a consultant with more than 40 years of IT experience. Jerry agrees with Bill's business metadata article, but asserts that there are additional talking ...
- September 28, 2006
A review of the predictable journey of data can assist in technology selection.
- September 26, 2006
A metadata-driven methodology for EDM allows all components to share information about the data as it moves through its life cycle, thereby enabling consistency, accountability and true control of data assets.
- September 25, 2006
Gartner's new Magic Quadrant for data warehouse software and DBMS systems finds that mixed workloads, new appliances and pricing pressures are all affecting the market.
- July 27, 2006
The success of the data warehouse - and sometimes the business itself - depends upon the appropriate defining of KPIs and key business concepts.
- July 20, 2006
The role of the database administrator can be broad or delineated by specialization. DBAs are constantly at the mercy of the project size, scope and application complexity.
- May 16, 2006
Use your retail data warehouse to get a view of your business from the perspective of your customers.
- May 15, 2006
Many IT departments face challenges as they attempt to satisfy finance's requests while preserving organization-wide data integrity. Master data management can increase end-user satisfaction and establish a more participative managed metadata ...
- April 20, 2006
Following is a "Letter to Bill" that Bill Inmon recently received from Ernest Chan, information architect with Kaiser Permanente's Information Technology group. Bill wholeheartedly agrees with the solution described.
- March 28, 2006
Bioinformatic tools aid in the design of novel drug compounds.
- March 16, 2006
The new architecture for data warehousing addresses mission-critical areas.