ERIC Number: EJ549270
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Information Architecture: The Data Warehouse Foundation.
Thomas, Charles R.
CAUSE/EFFECT, v20 n2 p31-33,38-40,60 Sum 1997
Colleges and universities are initiating data warehouse projects to provide integrated information for planning and reporting purposes. A survey of 40 institutions with active data warehouse projects reveals the kinds of tools, contents, data cycles, and access currently used. Essential elements of an integrated information architecture are outlined, including a taxonomy of academic and administrative activities and detailed data dictionary. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
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