Gartner Research

Data Model

Published: 08 April 2010

ID: G00203945

Analyst(s): Joe Maguire

Summary

Recent changes in business and technology are inducing a renaissance of fundamental data management techniques--especially data modeling. In this template, Burton Group Senior Analyst Joe Maguire describes the components needed to create and manage data models in all their forms, including conceptual models, relational database designs, XML message models, and others.

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  • Data Modeling
    • Conceptual Modeling
    • Logical Data Modeling
    • Physical Data Modeling
  • Model Management and Integration
    • Model Integration
    • Forward and Reverse Engineering
    • Collaboration

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