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Data Integration Blueprint and Modeling: Techniques for a Scalable and Sustainable Architecture by Anthony David Giordano

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Chapter 3. A Design Technique: Data Integration Modeling

This chapter focuses on a new design technique for the analysis and design of data integration processes. This technique uses a graphical process modeling view of data integration similar to the graphical view an entity-relationship diagram provides for data models.

The Business Case for a New Design Process

There is a hypothesis to the issue of massive duplication of data integration processes, which is as follows:

One of the main reasons why there is massive replication of data integration processes in many organizations is the fact that there is no visual method of “seeing” what data integration processes currently exist ...

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