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Mondrian in Action: Open source business analytics by William D. Back, Nicholas Goodman, and Julian Hyde

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Chapter 5. How schemas grow

This chapter is recommended for

  Business analysts
Data architects
Enterprise architects
  Application developers

In chapter 4, you learned how to write a Mondrian schema that contains a simple cube. Even a basic cube can support countless analyses; each analysis answers some questions and raises new ones. If that first cube is successful, your business users will come back and ask for more dimensions, more attributes, and more powerful ways to model and analyze the data.

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