Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Warehouse (DW)

Turning Text into Gold: Taxonomies and Textual Analytics, by Bill Inmon

Serves as both an introduction to taxonomies and a guide to how taxonomies can be used to bring text into the realm of corporate decision-making. Read more…


Bill Inmon – the “father of data warehouse” – has written 57 books published in nine languages.

Growing Business Intelligence: An Agile Approach to Leveraging Data and Analytics for Maximum Business Value, by Larry Burns


This book will show you how to successfully navigate both the jungle of BI technology and the minefield of human nature. It will show you how to create a BI architecture and strategy that addresses the needs of all organizational stakeholders. Read more…


Larry Burns has worked in IT for more than 30 years as a database developer, DBA, data modeler, application developer, consultant, and teacher.

Data Lake Architecture: Designing the Data Lake and Avoiding the Garbage Dump, by Bill Inmon


Explains how to build a useful data lake, where data scientists and data analysts can solve business challenges and identify new business opportunities. Read more…


Bill Inmon – the “father of data warehouse” – has written 57 books published in nine languages.

Business unIntelligence: Insight and Innovation beyond Analytics and Big Data, by Dr. Barry Devlin


Reflects the new reality that in today’s socially complex and rapidly changing world, business decisions must be based on a combination of rational and intuitive thinking. Read more…


Dr. Barry Devlin is among the foremost authorities on business insight and big data, and one of the founders of data warehousing, having published the first architectural paper on the topic in 1988.

The Analytical Puzzle, by David Haertzen


Describes an unbiased, practical, and comprehensive approach to building a data warehouse which will lead to an increased level of business intelligence within your organization. Read more…


David Haertzen is a seasoned data warehouse architect who has helped a diverse set of organizations from start-ups to multinationals to utilize data for their advantage.

Extreme Scoping: An Agile Approach to Enterprise Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, by Larissa T. Moss


Shows you how to build analytics applications rapidly yet not sacrifice data management and enterprise architecture. In addition, all of the roles required to deliver all seven steps of this agile methodology are explained along with many real-world examples. Read more…


Larissa Moss began her IT career over 30 years ago, and since 1988 she has worked primarily in data warehousing and business intelligence. She is a world renown author, lecturer, and speaker on the topics of data warehousing, business intelligence, master data management, project management, methodologies, data governance, and enterprise information management.

Building the Unstructured Data Warehouse: Architecture, Analysis, and Design, by W.H. Inmon and Krish Krishnan


Learn essential techniques from data warehouse legend Bill Inmon on how to build the reporting environment your business needs now! Read more…


Bill Inmon, the father of data warehousing, has written 52 books translated into 9 languages.

Krish Krishnan is a recognized thought leader in Data Warehouse Performance and Architecture.