Modeling business concepts using DataVault – part 2 of 2

In part 1 of this series, I showed three approaches to model the business concepts. The third attempt, shown below, is the better one and I’ll explain why. The business key issues After discussions with the business and by looking at the sources, the business keys of the concepts turned out to be as follows …

Modeling business concepts using DataVault – part 1 of 2

In this series of 2 articles I’m going to discuss different approaches to modeling business concepts using DataVault. It is based on discussions from the past at one of my clients in the pharmacy industry. The backbone of a DataVault The backbone of a DataVault consists of hubs and links. Satellites are part of the …