Workshop: Dimensional Modeling Overview
Course ID - CTD0196b
|Length of Workshop:||7.5 hours|
Dimensional modeling is a required skill for implementing Business Intelligence using an Enterprise Data Warehouse. Business Intelligence, or BI, is the process of gathering data and turning that data into information and knowledge that enables better decisions. An Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) is a repository of historical data that is optimized for reporting and analysis. As part of the college's strategic direction, IT is modernizing the Enterprise Information System (EIS) using state-of-the-art BI and EDW technologies. Participants will learn dimensional modeling techniques through a combination of lectures, interactive class discussion, independent exercises, and hands-on small group design workshops.
As a result of successful completion of the
workshop, participants will be able to:
Course ID: CTD00196b
Course Title: Dimensional Modeling
Reference # - see table
Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system. The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.
You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer. Example: Richard Johnson would be rjohnson (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop)
Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions
Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule. Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited. However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen. CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.
If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made. College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.