Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Warehouse (DW)

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.

Connecting the Data: Data Integration Techniques for Building an Operational Data Store (ODS), by Angelo R. Bobak


Presents a simple yet thorough resource that describes the challenges of business data integration and the solutions to these challenges such as schema integration, illustrated through an Operational Data Store (ODS) case study. . Read more…


Angelo Bobak currently holds the position of Director of Data Architecture for an international ITIL services company. He has written several books on data modeling and distributed database architectures. Angelo lives in New York with his wife Cathy.