Oracle Warehouse Builder 11gR2: Getting Started 2011

Oracle Warehouse Builder 11gR2: Getting Started 2011

by Bob Griesemer

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Overview

Oracle Warehouse Builder 11gR2: Getting Started 2011 by Bob Griesemer

In Detail

In today's economy, businesses and IT professionals cannot afford to lag behind the latest technologies. Data warehousing is a critical area to the success of many enterprises, and Oracle Warehouse Builder is a powerful tool for building data warehouses. It comes free with the latest version of the Oracle database.

Written in an accessible, informative, and focused manner, this book will teach you to use Oracle Warehouse Builder to build your data warehouse. Covering warehouse design, the import of source data, the ETL cycle and more, this book will have you up and running in next to no time.

This book will walk you through the complete process of planning, building, and deploying a data warehouse using Oracle Warehouse Builder. By the book's end, you will have built your own data warehouse from scratch.

Starting with the installation of the Oracle Database and Warehouse Builder software, this book then covers the analysis of source data, designing a data warehouse, and extracting, transforming, and loading data from the source system into the data warehouse. You'll follow the whole process with detailed screenshots of key steps along the way that have all been updated for the new Fusion Client Platform interface in 11gR2, alongside numerous tips and hints not covered by the official documentation.

You'll finish up with a brand new chapter on code templates where you'll implement a complete mapping using JDBC connectivity and code template mappings.

Approach

This easy-to-understand tutorial covers Oracle Warehouse Builder from the ground up, and taps into the author's wide experience as a software and database engineer. Written in a relaxed style with step-by-step explanations, lots of screenshots are provided throughout the book. There are numerous tips and helpful hints throughout that are not found in the original documentation. By following this book, you can use Oracle Warehouse Builder in the best possible way and maximize your learning potential.

This book is an update of Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g: Getting Started.

Podcast content courtesy of Oracle

Join an interview with the book's author Bob Griesemer and Dain Hansen (Director of Product Marketing for Oracle Fusion Middleware) to hear about new trends in data integration and how Oracle Warehouse Builder 11g especially can help customers improve efficiencies for building and loading their data warehouses.

Who this book is for

This book is a good starting point for database engineers, administrators, and architects who are responsible for data warehouse projects and need to design them and load data into them. If you are someone who wants to learn Oracle Warehouse Builder and expand your knowledge of the tool and data warehousing, this is an ideal book for you. No prior data warehouse or database experience is presumed. All new database and data warehouse technical terms and concepts explained in clear easy-to-understand language.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849683456
Publisher: Packt Publishing
Publication date: 05/16/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 424
File size: 17 MB
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