Hello everyone, I am sorry about all the recent web site outages. We’ve worked very hard at rebuilding the sites, making them faster, and cleaner. In the process we’ve built a brand new site for all things Data Vault Certification related. Please check it out, let me know what you think! http://www.DataVaultCertification.com
In this post I will introduce some of the items covered in Data Vault 2.0, I am refining and polishing the specifications at this time, and should be able to release them shortly. In the mean time, here are some reasons why DV2.0 is up-and-coming, what role it will play in the Data Warehousing landscape, […]
A very opinionated entry / look at Dr Kimballs suggestions to add new “types” to dimensional modeling, and the dis-service it will do to the data warehousing landscape. I look forward to your feedback.
Come join the web-cast! I’m proud to announce that I am working with CA to help them become the worlds very first authorized Data Vault Tool. We are kicking off the efforts with a series about Data Vault modeling and ERWin – come check it out.
Hello everyone, and happy new year. I am proud to announce my new support for authorized and licensed trainers. For the best possible certification experience, I encourage you to seek out authorized and endorsed trainers. If they aren’t listed on my Teaching License page, then they are not currently authorized nor endorsed by me – […]
Events, Calendar, and tentative schedule for 2013. I am offering licensing to teach the Data Vault 2.0 Certification classes. I will also be in different parts of the world this coming year. Contact me for more information.
I am still working on the details, however they are showing serious signs of progress. This is a short entry just to update you on where I am in the details… (more…)
Hadoop, NoSQL, Big Data, the introduction continues on a deeper technical level this time. I expose some of the issues, and discuss some of the benefits of applying your data warehouse TO a Hadoop platform. Would love to hear from you, please comment at the end of the entry.
An introductory discussion on Data Warehousing, Hadoop, and Big Data. How it works, the differences between it and a relational system, and what some of the benefits/drawbacks are to plugging a Hadoop system IN to your architecture.
Learn about Parameter Driven ETL processes without creating hundreds of mappings/data flows. Easy ETL