A quick guideline for bootstrapping your effort of building a Data Vault model based on a Star Schema model.
A short way to create a Data Vault model from a 3NF system. This is a very brief introduction/overview of the process.
In this post we discuss the long debated desire to put foreign keys in Satellites. This is only a peek into the types of problems you might have going forward IF you do this.
A short discussion on combining raw data vaults with business vaults in the context of achieving an operational data vault and high performance.
First posting about implementation, design paradigms, the value of patterns in the Data Vault modeling and methodology.
In this post I introduce and discuss some of the SSD hardware from a server side, and what it’s potential is when used to support a Data Vault.
A brief look into handling XML/XSD staging data using Oracle XDB technology.
A very brief introduction to operational data vaults, and unstructured data – and why these are hot trends in 2010.
I’ve found some software that I like that allows us to manage, edit, enter, and maintain business & technical metadata in one place.
In this entry I describe parts of MPP and parts of SMP, and how they relate to the Data Vault Architecture. I also discuss some of the finer points of the MPP scalability mathematical principles that are applied within the Data Vault Model.