Data Warehousing

  • Elvis C. Foster
  • Shripad Godbole


Since the mid-1990s, database technology has expanded into a new area of interest: the development and management of data warehouses. It is a fascinating field of study that continues to expand, and therefore deserves some attention. This chapter provides an overview of data warehousing under the following subheadings.


Data Warehouse Operational Database Staging Area Star Schema Data Mart 

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© Elvis C. Foster and Shripad Godbole 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  • Elvis C. Foster
    • 1
  • Shripad Godbole
    • 2
  1. 1.Associate Professor of Computer ScienceKeene State CollegeNew HampshireUSA
  2. 2.Senior Manager of Database AdministrationMerkle Inc.MarlboroughUSA

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