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1.9 Judge Your BI Tool through Your Dimensions

Ralph Kimball, DM Review, Nov 1, 2008

Dimensions implement the user interface (UI) in a BI tool. In a dimensional DW/BI system, the textual descriptors of all the data warehouse entities like customer, product, location, and time reside in dimension tables. My prev...


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Good perspective of a BI Tool's Capabilities