Datawarehouse Automation

Yesterday I attended the DWH Automation conference in Leuven (Belgium), hosted by BI-Community. Organizers It was organized by Ronald Damhof and Tom Breur. Sponsors Among the sponsors were Centennium, WhereScape, Qosqo, BIReady, Genesee Academy, timeXtender and TripWire Solutions.1 General presentations The presentations given by [RonaldDamhof] and [TomBreur] were largely the same as last year at …

Interpretation in dimensional modeling vs data vault

In my previous post I mentioned that there is less interpretation for the designer in data vault modeling than in dimensional modeling. Let me elaborate on that with an example. Dimensional modeling The question that I received in the workshop was what to do with the age of the customer at time of the transaction. …