- To present information to the business analyst in a way that corresponds to his normal understanding ofhis business i.e. to show the KPIs, key figures or facts from the different perspectives that influencethem (sales organization, product/ material or time). In other words, to deliver structured information thatthe business analyst can easily navigate by using any possible combination of business terms toillustrate the behavior of the KPIs.
- To offer the basis for a physical implementation that the software recognizes (the OLAP engine), thusallowing a program to easily access the data required.
Tuesday, November 9, 2010
The Goals of Multi-dimensional data Models
The overarching goals of multi-dimensional models are: