Understanding Data Loading and Dimension Building

In This Section:

Introduction

Process for Data Loading and Dimension Building

Data Sources

Rules Files

Situations that Do and Do Not Need a Rules File

Data Sources that Do Not Need a Rules File

Security and Multiple-User Considerations

The information in this chapter applies to block storage databases and aggregate storage database. As some rules file options and data source requirements vary for aggregate storage databases, also see Preparing Aggregate Storage Databases.