• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

Explore the fundamentals of data warehousing and the essential architectures and components being implemented to manage data.

Learning Objectives

Data Warehousing with Azure: Architecture & Modeling Techniques

  • identify the essential characteristics of data warehouse and compare data warehouse with operational databases
  • list the various possible data warehousing architectures that can be implemented
  • recall the various essential data warehousing alternatives that are available today apart from Azure
  • depict the evolution of data warehouse and illustrate the first generation and second generation data warehouse
  • illustrate the various types of data warehouse that are being implemented by various businesses
  • list the critical features of the federated data warehouse, compare federated data warehouse with the centralized approach, and list advantages and disadvantages of this approach and implementation scenarios
  • identify the critical advantages and disadvantages associated with the star schema and data mart approaches of implementing data warehouse
  • define the essential lifecycle phases of data warehousing implementation and data movement
  • illustrate the essential concepts of metadata, types of metadata, and its roles in data warehouse implementation
  • compare the essential approaches of processing, integrating, and managing structured and unstructured data
  • compare the essential approaches of processing, integrating, and managing structured and unstructured data with real time examples
  • specify the critical analytical and reporting mechanisms that are implemented in data warehouse
  • define the benefits of implementing cloud data warehouse and compare cloud data warehouse with on-prem implementation
  • describe the benefits and how to implement Hybrid architectures using on-premise capabilities
  • define the critical features, characteristics, and advantages of implementing Federated and Hybrid data warehouse

Framework Connections

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