Gartner Research

Reduce the Cost of Reporting Through Data Mart Consolidation

Published: 23 April 2012

ID: G00232260

Analyst(s): Mark Beyer , Roxane Edjlali , Eric Thoo


Organizations can reduce data reporting costs and provide better business information by replacing fragmented reporting in disparate data marts with a single instance of widely used data.

Table Of Contents


  • A Case of How Fragmented Data Costs Money
  • Why Consolidate Data Marts?
  • Cost Reduction Opportunities in Data Mart Consolidation
  • Using Business Drivers to Augment Data Mart Consolidation
  • The Long View: Does the Logical Data Warehouse Remove the Need for Data Mart Consolidation?

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