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Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing Simplified

500 Questions, Answers, & Tips

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December 2011
9781936420322
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    15th December 2011
  • ISBN 9781936420322
  • Language English
  • Pages 250 pp.
  • Size 6" x 9"
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October 2011
9781936420865
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    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    15th October 2011
  • ISBN 9781936420865
  • Language English
  • Pages 250 pp.
  • Size 6" x 9"
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October 2011
9781936420872
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  • Publisher
    Mercury Learning & Information
  • Published
    15th October 2011
  • ISBN 9781936420872
  • Language English
  • Pages 250 pp.
  • Size 6" x 9"
$74.95

This book targets business and IT professionals who need an introduction to business intelligence and data warehousing through a simple question/answer format. Organized into 30 odd chapters, each on a different topic, the book contains approximately 500 questions with answers and tips. Topics include evolution and fundamentals, characteristics and process, architecture and objects, metadata, data conversion, ETL, data storage, infrastructure, data access, data marts, implementation approaches, planning, design, Inmon vs. Kimball, multi-dimensionality, OLAP, facts and dimensions, common mistakes and tips, etc. The book can also be used as a supplemental textbook, for various data warehousing/business intelligence courses.

Arshad Khan

Arshad Khan is a consultant who has worked since 1995 on numerous SAP projects in many roles including Project Manager, BI Architect, Team Lead, Solutions Specialist, Technical Training Manager, and Functional Consultant. Mr. Khan, who has authored 14 books in diverse fields, has a graduate degree in engineering and an MBA. He has taught many IT, SAP, and data warehousing courses at seven schools including the University of California Extensions (Berkeley and Santa Cruz/Silicon Valley).