We are pleased to announce the release of a new DB2 Warehouse best practices paper: Deploying the IBM Banking Data Warehouse to IBM DB2 10.5 with BLU Acceleration
Implementing industry models can help accelerate projects and reduce risk in a wide variety of industry sectors when enterprises develop and implement business intelligence applications.
The IBM Industry Models solutions cover a range of industries that include banking, healthcare, retail, and telecommunications. The IBM Industry Models solutions provide you with an extensive and extensible data model for your industry sector. Use the logical data model as provided by IBM to build a physical model that is customized for your reporting requirements, and then deploy and populate a best practice IBM DB2® 10.5 with BLU Acceleration database.
This paper introduces the logical data model concepts and then focuses on what you must do to transform a non-vendor-specific logical data model into a best-practice production IBM DB2 10.5 with BLU Acceleration schema. Specifically, this paper uses the IBM Industry Models Banking Data Warehouse model pertaining to Involved Party and Social Media entities. It guides you through the recommended process for transforming the logical data model for dimensional warehousing into a physical database design for production use in your environment.