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Agile Techniques Augment But Do Not Replace Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse Best Practices

Published: 18 June 2010

ID: G00201031

Analyst(s): Mark Beyer , James Richardson


With current market hype regarding agile software development, it is important to remember that software development differs from application and infrastructure development. Iterative methodology remains a best practice for data warehousing and business intelligence.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • What is Agile and How Does It Relate to Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing?
  • Risks When Considering Agile for Data Warehouse Development
  • Risks with Potential Mitigation when Considering Agile for BI Development

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