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on 11 July 2011
You will start with the installation of the Oracle Database and Warehouse Builder software, You will learn the analysis of source data, designing a data warehouse, and extracting, transforming, and loading data from the source system into the data warehouse.
You will see many samples and pictures. This book will teach you step-by-step and help you easy-to-understand about Oracle Warehouse builder.
This book has 10 chapters. When you start with this book. You will learn from good samples (real system in the world). It'll helpful, if you follow software required before start it (just suggest). Each chapters, which shows good layout, pictures and steps. Who can read this book? Sure... If you are beginner with Oracle Warehouse Builder, This book will help you with installation, configuration, architecture, etc... If you are immediate reader with Oracle Warehouse Builder, This book will teach you from good samples.
However, you can learn more and more... from this book. Because You will get idea for designing the Target Structure(Data warehouse design, Dimensional design and ..), ETL, Using more with OWB(validating,generating,deploying and executing objects) and Extra Features. When you read this book finish, You will understand Data Warehousing and be able to use Oracle Warehouse Builder.