As visionary in the area of data warehousing, Ralph Kimball pioneered dimensional modeling, today the most widely accepted approach in data warehouse design. This latest edition of The Data Warehouse Toolkit provides a complete library of dimensional modeling techniques, starting with fundamental design recommendations and gradually progressing through increasingly complex scenarios. This is another must read for every self-respecting data warehouse professional.
Ralph Kimball, PhD, has been a leading visionary in the data warehouse industry since 1982 and is one of todays most well- known speakers, consultants, and teachers. He writes the "Data Warehouse Designer" column for Intelligent Enterprise magazine and is also the author of the bestselling books The Data Warehouse Lifecycle Toolkit and The Data Webhouse Toolkit.
Margy Ross is President of DecisionWorks Consulting and a Ralph Kimball Associate. She has focused exclusively on decision support and data warehousing since 1982. Margy co-authored the highly acclaimed The Data Warehouse Lifecycle Toolkit, consults on data warehouse projects worldwide, and teaches data warehouse design for Kimball University.