15.00 - Chapter 1 Designing for the Data Warehouse - Teradata Database

Teradata Database Design

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Teradata Database
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15.00
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User Guide
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B035-1094-015K

This chapter introduces the topic of designing a relational database management system for the data warehouse environment.

Data marts are defined, their relationship with data warehouses are described, and their shortcomings are listed.

General guidelines concerning the basic requirements for a proactive-query-enabled data warehouse are described with limited industry-specific focus.

No detailed information about specific applications is introduced.