Process vs Storage

Enhancements and Best Practice DataModeling

We are regularly arriving at the peek of an excellent DataModel implementation that covers all the major topics of interest. Despite this, less than 12 months later we are back at the drawing board integrating a new perspective into our DataModel design decisions. One major reason for the constant evolution of implementing a DataModel is…   [read more…]

Information Lifecycle Management

7Cs of BW Information Lifecycle Management

While the topic of Information Life Cycle Management (ILM) is huge, the BW ILM roadmap is quite simple: BW ILM: Create -> Curate -> Collect -> Combine -> Consume -> Conserve -> Combust. 7Cs of BW Information Lifecycle Management Create and Curate are tightly coupled to business processes that involve all aspects of the business….   [read more…]

Modeling

Custom Data Flow Diagram Features

When you look at the data flow from the DataSource to the MultiProvider you will notice that the path is made up of 2 fundamental aspects: Where data lives; Where the data flows through. The relationship between these fundamental aspects can be visualised in a number of different ways: List; Network map; Ven diagram. The…   [read more…]