Best Practices

Management Best Practices for Big Data

The Kimball Group published a well-tested set of best practices for relationally-based enterprise data warehouses (EDWs) that big data efforts should leverage:

The following are EDW best practices relevant to big data:

Architecture Best Practices for Big Data

Data Modeling Best Practices for Big Data

Data Governance Best Practices for Big Data

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TDWI Best Practices Report - Managing Big Data

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The Kimball Group: Newly Emerging Best Practices for Big Data