Developing High Quality Data Models

4.2 avg rating
( 5 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780123751065: Developing High Quality Data Models

Developing High Quality Data Models provides an introduction to the key principles of data modeling. It explains the purpose of data models in both developing an Enterprise Architecture and in supporting Information Quality; common problems in data model development; and how to develop high quality data models, in particular conceptual, integration, and enterprise data models.

The book is organized into four parts. Part 1 provides an overview of data models and data modeling including the basics of data model notation; types and uses of data models; and the place of data models in enterprise architecture. Part 2 introduces some general principles for data models, including principles for developing ontologically based data models; and applications of the principles for attributes, relationship types, and entity types. Part 3 presents an ontological framework for developing consistent data models. Part 4 provides the full data model that has been in development throughout the book. The model was created using Jotne EPM Technologys EDMVisualExpress data modeling tool.

This book was designed for all types of modelers: from those who understand data modeling basics but are just starting to learn about data modeling in practice, through to experienced data modelers seeking to expand their knowledge and skills and solve some of the more challenging problems of data modeling.

  • Uses a number of common data model patterns to explain how to develop data models over a wide scope in a way that is consistent and of high quality
  • Offers generic data model templates that are reusable in many applications and are fundamental for developing more specific templates
  • Develops ideas for creating consistent approaches to high quality data models

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

A multitude of problems is likely to arise when developing data models. With dozens of attributes and millions of rows, data modelers are always in danger of inconsistency and inaccuracy. The development of the data model itself could result in difficulties presenting accurate data. The need to improve data models begins with getting it right in the first place.

Using real-world examples, Developing High Quality Data Models walks the reader through identifying a number of data modeling principles and analysis techniques that enable the development of data models that both meet business requirements and have a consistent basis. The reader is presented with a variety of generic data model patterns that both exemplify the principles and techniques discussed and build upon one another to give a powerful and integrated generic data model. This model has wide applicability across many disciplines in government and industry, including but not limited to energy exploration, healthcare, telecommunications, transportation, military defense, transportation, and more.

About the Author:

Matthew West spent over 20 years as a leading data modeler for Shell where he was a key technical contributor to data modeling and data management standards and their application. Matthew was responsible for Shell's Downstream Data Model. He currently serves as the Director of Information Junction, a data architecture and analysis consultancy in the UK. He is also a key contributor to ISO 15926 (Lifecycle integration of process data) and ISO 8000 (Data and Information Quality). Matthew is a Visiting Professor at the University of Leeds

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 68.95
US$ 44.35

Convert Currency

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Matthew West
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 231 x 190 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Developing High Quality Data Models provides an introduction to the key principles of data modeling. It explains the purpose of data models in both developing an Enterprise Architecture and in supporting Information Quality; common problems in data model development; and how to develop high quality data models, in particular conceptual, integration, and enterprise data models. The book is organized into four parts. Part 1 provides an overview of data models and data modeling including the basics of data model notation; types and uses of data models; and the place of data models in enterprise architecture. Part 2 introduces some general principles for data models, including principles for developing ontologically based data models; and applications of the principles for attributes, relationship types, and entity types. Part 3 presents an ontological framework for developing consistent data models. Part 4 provides the full data model that has been in development throughout the book. The model was created using Jotne EPM Technologys EDMVisualExpress data modeling tool. This book was designed for all types of modelers: from those who understand data modeling basics but are just starting to learn about data modeling in practice, through to experienced data modelers seeking to expand their knowledge and skills and solve some of the more challenging problems of data modeling. Bookseller Inventory # AA59780123751065

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Matthew West
Published by ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description ELSEVIER SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY, United States, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 231 x 190 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. Developing High Quality Data Models provides an introduction to the key principles of data modeling. It explains the purpose of data models in both developing an Enterprise Architecture and in supporting Information Quality; common problems in data model development; and how to develop high quality data models, in particular conceptual, integration, and enterprise data models. The book is organized into four parts. Part 1 provides an overview of data models and data modeling including the basics of data model notation; types and uses of data models; and the place of data models in enterprise architecture. Part 2 introduces some general principles for data models, including principles for developing ontologically based data models; and applications of the principles for attributes, relationship types, and entity types. Part 3 presents an ontological framework for developing consistent data models. Part 4 provides the full data model that has been in development throughout the book. The model was created using Jotne EPM Technologys EDMVisualExpress data modeling tool. This book was designed for all types of modelers: from those who understand data modeling basics but are just starting to learn about data modeling in practice, through to experienced data modelers seeking to expand their knowledge and skills and solve some of the more challenging problems of data modeling. Bookseller Inventory # AA59780123751065

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 44.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Matthew West
Published by Morgan Kaufmann 2010-12-30 (2010)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann 2010-12-30, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-ELS-00003621

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 41.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.79
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

West, Matthew
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2011. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # TE-9780123751065

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 53.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

West, Matthew
Published by Morgan Kaufmann Pub (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann Pub, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 1st edition. 408 pages. 9.25x7.75x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0123751063

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 53.35
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.60
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

West, Matthew
Published by Elsevier Science and Technology (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Quantity Available: 14
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Elsevier Science and Technology, 2011. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # FD-9780123751065

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 52.13
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.41
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

West, Matthew
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0123751063

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 67.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Matthew West
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0123751063

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 65.58
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

West, Matthew
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # BKTY9780123751065

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 70.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

West, Matthew
Published by Morgan Kaufmann (2011)
ISBN 10: 0123751063 ISBN 13: 9780123751065
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Nearfine Books
(Brooklyn, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Morgan Kaufmann, 2011. Book Condition: new. Shiny and new! Expect delivery in 20 days. Bookseller Inventory # 9780123751065-1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 72.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book