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Death of A Star Schema (Redux): Moving Beyond Inmon and Kimball

A New Non-dimensional Approach to Data Modeling and 3 Ways It Can Transform Your Organization

Death of A Star Schema (Redux): Moving Beyond Inmon and Kimball


Picking the right data model is one of the most important decisions that senior IT leaders can make. Historically, there were two models to choose from: Ralph Kimball’s “bottom-up” approach to mapping atomic data or Bill Inmon’s “top-down” model. In recent years, however, the technology that supports BI and data warehousing has evolved rapidly. Now, there is a third option for data warehousing and BI in a post-star-schema, post-ETL world: Non-dimensional data modeling.

Download this eBook to learn how non-dimensional data modeling:

  • Opens the door to disruptive innovation
  • Lays a foundation for data curiosity
  • Changes the role of IT leaders and their teams