Reporting Repository: Using Standard Office Software to Manage Semantic Multidimensional Data Models

Christian Kurze, Peter Gluchowski

Abstract

Implementing a business intelligence solution requires the appropriate integration of numerous tasks and components. The so-called Data Track requires three main steps: Dimensional Modeling, Physical Design, and ETL Design & Development. This paper focuses on the Dimensional Modeling step and provides a solution for managing multidimensional data models with standard office tools, namely Microsoft Visio and Access. A real-world project in the telecommunications industry provides business requirements and is used in order to prove the solution. We outline the lessons learned and give hints for further development.

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Kurze C. and Gluchowski P. (2009). Reporting Repository: Using Standard Office Software to Manage Semantic Multidimensional Data Models . In Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Advanced Technologies and Techniques for Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: AER, (ICEIS 2009) ISBN 978-989-8111-93-7, pages 67-76. DOI: 10.5220/0002174500670076


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@conference{aer09,
author={Christian Kurze and Peter Gluchowski},
title={Reporting Repository: Using Standard Office Software to Manage Semantic Multidimensional Data Models},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Advanced Technologies and Techniques for Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: AER, (ICEIS 2009)},
year={2009},
pages={67-76},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0002174500670076},
isbn={978-989-8111-93-7},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the Joint Workshop on Advanced Technologies and Techniques for Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 1: AER, (ICEIS 2009)
TI - Reporting Repository: Using Standard Office Software to Manage Semantic Multidimensional Data Models
SN - 978-989-8111-93-7
AU - Kurze C.
AU - Gluchowski P.
PY - 2009
SP - 67
EP - 76
DO - 10.5220/0002174500670076