Is the traditional data warehouse still alive? Who cares?

Over the years and especially recently when I check my Twitter or LinkedIn timeline, I see questions like: Is the traditional data warehouse dead? I think it is a non-question, badly formulated and posed in a way that the answer is likely to be no, even without having read the actual article. It’s just marketing …

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. …