Data Warehouse Maturity Model {Comments Off on Data Warehouse Maturity Model}

by Andrew M
The article I read this week was entitled “A Model of Data Warehousing Process Maturity” by Arun Sen, K. Ramamurthy and Atish Sinha. The point of this article was to talk about some of the issues that business’ experience when dealing with Data Warehouses. Some of the issues that firms experience with Data Warehousing are metadata management, data changes and results not being relevant to the end user. The authors say this is due to the lack of experience of some Data Warehouse engineers and also the fact that Data Warehouse’s are hard to create and upkeep. The authors suggest using a maturity model which would help with upkeep and design. This would also show the parties who are interested what the life time of this Data Warehouse will be. read more...