OLAP Solutions: Building Multidimensional Information Systems Erik Thomsen is available to download
|OLAP Solutions: Building Multidimensional Information Systems|
|Type: ||eBook |
|Released: ||2002 |
|Publisher: ||Wiley |
|Page Count: ||688 |
|Format: ||pdf |
|Language: ||English |
|ISBN-10: ||0471400300 |
|ISBN-13: ||9780471400301 |
OLAP enables users to access information from multidimensional data warehouses almost instantly, to view information in any way they like, and to cleanly specify and carry out sophisticated calculations.OLAP Solutions: Building Multidimensional ...
Textbook Although many commercial OLAP tools and products are now available, OLAP is still a difficult and complex technology to master. * Substantially updated with expanded coverage of implementation methods for data storage, access, and calculation; also, new chapters added to combine OLAP with data warehouse, mining, and decision support tools * Teaches the best practices for building OLAP models that improve business and organizational decision-making, completely independent of commercial tools, using revised case studies * Companion Web site provides updates on OLAP standards and tools, code examples, and links to valuable resources
From the Publisher
This book is a hands-on guide to using OLAP to create multidimensional data systems that quickly retrieve information from storage. Explaining what OLAP actually is, the book details the many available OLAP tools, how to select the proper tool, and how to apply multidimensional structuring to existing data sets. CD-ROM includes a copy of software package TM1, a fully functioning version of each case study covered in the book, and a copy of visualization product "Data Diamond."
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