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Progressive Methods in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence: Concepts and Competitive Analytics

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Progressive Methods in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence: Concepts and Competitive Analytics presents the latest trends, studies, and developments in business intelligence and data warehousing. Consisting of four main sections, this book covers crucial topics within the field such as OLAP, spatio-temporal data warehousing, and benchmarking of the subject.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
  2. Associate Editors
  3. International Editorial Advisory Board
  4. Preface
  5. Conceptual Model and Development
    1. Development of Data Warehouse Conceptual Models: Method Engineering Approach
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. EXISTING METHODS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF CONCEPTUAL MODELS FOR DATA WAREHOUSES
      4. THE METHOD ENGINEERING AND THE DEFINITION OF NEW METHODS
      5. CONCLUSION
      6. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      7. REFERENCES
    2. Conceptual Modeling Solutions for the Data Warehouse
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED LITERATURE
      4. THE DIMENSIONAL FACT MODEL: BASIC MODELING
      5. THE DIMENSIONAL FACT MODEL: ADVANCED MODELING
      6. APPROACHES TO CONCEPTUAL DESIGN
      7. OPEN ISSUES
      8. CONCLUSION
      9. REFERENCES
      10. ENDNOTE
    3. A Machine Learning Approach to Data Cleaning in Databases and Data Warehouses
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. FLEXIBLE ENTITY RESOLUTION ARCHITECTURE
      5. FRAMEWORK CHARACTERISTICS
      6. PERFORMANCE AND ADAPTATION EVALUATION
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. REFERENCES
      10. KEY TERMS
    4. Interactive Quality–Oriented Data Warehouse Development
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORKS
      4. PROPOSED METHODOLOGY
      5. ELDA TOOL
      6. EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
    5. Integrated Business and Production Process Data Warehousing
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. PRODUCTION PROCESS DATA BASED ON BUSINESS ACTIVITY MONITORING REQUIREMENTS
      5. BUSINESS AND PRODUCTION PROCESS DATA META MODEL
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
  6. OLAP and Pattern
    1. Selecting and Allocating Cubes in Multi–Node OLAP Systems: An Evolutionary Approach
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. OPTIMIZING SOLUTIONS ISSUES AND RELATED WORK
      4. COSTS IN THE M-OLAP ENVIRONMENT
      5. PRACTICAL EXAMPLE
      6. PROPOSED ALGORITHMS
      7. EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION
      8. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
      9. REFERENCES
    2. Swarm Quant' Intelligence for Optimizing Multi–Node OLAP Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. QUERY ANSWERING AND MAINTENANCE COSTS
      5. PARTICLE SWARM OPTIMIZATION AND PROPOSED ALGORITHMS
      6. EXPERIMENTAL PERFORMANCE STUDY
      7. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE RESEARCH ISSUES
      8. REFERENCES
    3. Multidimensional Anlaysis of XML Document Contents with OLAP Dimensions
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCEPTUAL MULTIDIMENSIONAL MODEL
      4. LOGICAL MODEL: MULTIDIMENSIONAL LOGICAL MODEL
      5. DATA EXAMPLE
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ENDNOTES
    4. A Multidimensional Pattern Based Approach for the Design of Data Marts
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. MULTIDIMENSIONAL PATTERNS
      5. MP REUSE: THE LOGICAL LEVEL
      6. MP REUSE: THE PHYSICAL LEVEL
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
      9. ENDNOTES
  7. Spatio–Temporal Data Warehousing
    1. A Multidimensional Methodology with Support for Spatio–Temporal Multigranularity in the Conceptual and Logical Phases
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. CONCEPTUAL PHASE
      4. LOGICAL PHASE
      5. EXAMPLES OF TRANSFORMATION
      6. RELATED WORK
      7. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE LINES OF RESEARCH
      8. REFERENCES
    2. Methodology for Improving Data Warehouse Design using Data Sources Temporal Metadata
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. FEDERATED DATABASES AND DATA WAREHOUSES
      4. ARCHITECTURE EXTENSION WITH TEMPORAL ELEMENTS
      5. TEMPORAL PROPERTIES INTEGRATION
      6. DATA INTEGRATION PROCESS
      7. EXAMPLE
      8. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      9. CONCLUSION AND FUTURE WORK
      10. REFERENCES
    3. Using Active Rules to Maintain Data Consistency in Data Warehouse Systems
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. RELATED WORK
      4. TEMPORAL-BASED DATA CONSISTENCY
      5. SYSTEM IMPLEMENTATION
      6. SYSTEM EVALUATION
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCE
    4. Distributed Approach to Continuous Queries with kNN Join Processing in Spatial Telemetric Data Warehouse
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. DESIGNED APPROACH
      4. MOBILE OBJECTS SIMULATOR
      5. GORDER QUERY SERVICE
      6. SDW(L/T)
      7. EVALUATION OF DISTRIBUTED SDW(L/T)
      8. SUMMARY
      9. REFERENCES
    5. Spatial Data Warehouse Modelling
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. BACKGROUND KNOWLEDGE
      4. STATE OF THE ART ON SPATIAL MULTIDIMENSIONAL MODELS
      5. A MULTIGRANULAR SPATIAL DATA WAREHOUSE MODEL: MUSD
      6. FUTURE TRENDS
      7. CONCLUSION
      8. REFERENCES
  8. Benchmarking and Evaluation
    1. Data Warehouse Benchmarking with DWEB
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. STATE OF THE ART DECISION-SUPPORT BENCHMARKS
      4. TPC-H
      5. TPC-DS
      6. DWEB SPECIFICATIONS
      7. DWEB TUTORIAL
      8. CONCLUSION AND PERSPECTIVES
      9. ACKNOWLEDGMENT
      10. REFERENCES
      11. ENDNOTES
    2. Analyses and Evaluation of Responses to Slowly Changing Dimensions in Data Warehouses*
      1. ABSTRACT
      2. INTRODUCTION
      3. SLOWLY CHANGING DIMENSIONS MAY BE VIEWED AS AN ANOMALY
      4. TYPES OF DYNAMICITY IN SLOWLY CHANGING DIMENSIONS
      5. RESPONSES TO SLOWLY CHANGING DIMENSIONS
      6. CONCLUSION
      7. REFERENCES
      8. ENDNOTES
  9. Compilation of References
  10. About the Contributors
  11. Index