Seven Highly Effective Steps

Seven highly effective steps to a smooth data warehouse implementation – TechRepublic

The data warehouse is cousin to the conventional RDBMS system, but the family resemblance is slight at best. If you’ve never built a data warehouse before, you’re in for a very different experience, from the setting of goals and objectives to pounding out a design, from creating data structures to writing analytics to the most ill-defined user interviews you’ve ever conducted. In short, if you try to build this warehouse the old-fashioned way, you’re going to go way over budget, and your warehouse might not be standing when you’re done