ISBN-10:
0764567578
ISBN-13:
9780764567575
Pub. Date:
10/28/2004
Publisher:
Wiley
Data Warehouse ETL Toolkit: Practical Techniques for Extracting, Cleaning, Conforming, and Delivering Data / Edition 1

Data Warehouse ETL Toolkit: Practical Techniques for Extracting, Cleaning, Conforming, and Delivering Data / Edition 1

by Ralph Kimball, Joe Caserta

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Overview

Data Warehouse ETL Toolkit: Practical Techniques for Extracting, Cleaning, Conforming, and Delivering Data / Edition 1

  • Cowritten by Ralph Kimball, the world's leading datawarehousing authority, whose previous books have sold more than150,000 copies
  • Delivers real-world solutions for the most time- andlabor-intensive portion of data warehousing-data staging, or theextract, transform, load (ETL) process
  • Delineates best practices for extracting data from scatteredsources, removing redundant and inaccurate data, transforming theremaining data into correctly formatted data structures, and thenloading the end product into the data warehouse
  • Offers proven time-saving ETL techniques, comprehensiveguidance on building dimensional structures, and crucial advice onensuring data quality

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780764567575
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 10/28/2004
Pages: 528
Sales rank: 810,925
Product dimensions: 7.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

RALPH KIMBALL, PhD, founder of the Kimball Group, has been a leading visionary inthe data warehousing industry since 1982 and is one of today's best-known speakers and educators. He is the author of several bestselling titles published on data warehousing,including The Data Warehouse Toolkit (Wiley).

JOE CASERTA is the founder of Caserta Concepts, LLC, a data warehousing consulting firm. He writes frequently for print and online magazines, and is an active contributor to DWList, the major online community for data warehousing professionals.

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments.

About the Authors.

Introduction.

Part I: Requirements, Realities, and Architecture.

Chapter 1: Surrounding the Requirements.

Chapter 2: ETL Data Structures.

Part II: Data Flow.

Chapter 3: Extracting.

Chapter 4: Cleaning and Conforming.

Chapter 5: Delivering Dimension Tables.

Chapter 6: Delivering Fact Tables.

Part III: Implementation and operations.

Chapter 7: Development.

Chapter 8: Operations.

Chapter 9: Metadata.

Chapter 10: Responsibilities.

Part IV: Real Time Streaming ETL Systems.

Chapter 11: Real-Time ETL Systems.

Chapter 12: Conclusions.

Index.

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