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Data Warehouse Book Recommendations

Some time ago, while still at Microsoft, I was involved in a small business intelligence project.  Many, many years ago, I was a database application developer, but times have changed.  I had to get up to speed on how to build and use a data warehouse in a hurry.  Fortunately, one of my best friends is a data warehouse developer for a large insurance company, and knew exactly which books to study.  Recently, I was asked for book recommendations, so I’m passing along the books that Bob McClellan recommended to me.

The Data Warehouse Toolkit: The Complete Guide to Dimensional Modeling

The Microsoft Data Warehouse Toolkit: With SQL Server 2008 R2 and the Microsoft Business Intelligence Toolset