Thoughts on Data Vault and Automation

Thoughts on Data Vault and Automation There is a really great discussion going on with samples and all. A must read for BI professionals. Click on the title to go to the blog.

The “catch” with data warehouse automation tools

During my evaluation of several data warehouse automation tools such as BIReady, Quipu and RapidAce, I have come to some sort of conclusion that is crucial to the success of using these tools. As most of these tools take the source data models as a starting point, you better make sure it is correctly modeled. …

Impression BIReady demo – DWH automation

This afternoon Gertjan Vlug gave me a demo of BIReady, a product for automating the generation and loading of a data warehouse. In the remainder of this post, I’ll give my impression about its possibilities. What does it do? BIReady generates data models and ETL code for: Staging Area Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) Data Marts …