Dimensional databases

These topics provide information to help you design, implement, and manage dimensional databases, and describes the tools that you can use to create data warehouses and optimize your data warehouse queries.The IBM® Informix® Data Warehouse Guide provides information to help you design, implement, and manage dimensional databases, and describes the tools that you can use to create data warehouses and optimize your data warehouse queries.

These topics are of interest to the following users:
  • Database administrators
  • System administrators
  • Performance engineers
These topics are written with the assumption that you have the following background:
  • A working knowledge of your computer, your operating system, and the utilities that your operating system provides
  • Some experience working with dimensional databases, relational databases, or exposure to database concepts
  • Some experience with database server administration, operating-system administration, or network administration

These topics are from IBM Informix Data Warehouse Guide.