Fistful of Flaws

Intelligent Enterprise Magazine – Data Warehouse Designer: Fistful of Flaws

People often engage us to conduct dimensional model design reviews. In this column, derived from The Data Warehouse Toolkit, 2nd Edition (Wiley, 2002), we’ll provide a laundry list of common design flaws to scout for when performing a review. We encourage you to use this list to critically review your own draft schemas in search of potential improvements.