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The Practical Logical Data Warehouse: A Strategic Plan for a Modern Data Management Solution for Analytics

Published: 09 March 2018

ID: G00342308

Analyst(s): Adam Ronthal , Roxane Edjlali


The concept of the logical data warehouse is gaining market traction and acceptance, but data and analytics leaders still struggle with practical implementations. We demonstrate a pragmatic approach to the LDW by leveraging the data management infrastructure model.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Align Data Management Solutions for Analytics Use Cases to the Data Management Infrastructure Model
  • Make the Logical Data Warehouse Truly Logical
  • Map the Intersections of Analytics Use Cases and Align Them to User Skills
  • Select Appropriate Technologies to Meet the Required Use Cases

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