The Oracle Communications Data Model Implementation and Operations Guide describes best practices for implementing a data warehouse based on the Oracle Communications Data Model.
This preface contains the following topics:
This document is intended for business analysts, data modelers, data warehouse administrators, IT staff, and ETL developers who implement an Oracle Communications Data Model warehouse.
Oracle provides many resources for you when implementing the Oracle Communications Data Model.
Oracle Communications Data Model Documentation Set
For more information on Oracle Communications Data Model, see the following documents in the Oracle Communications Data Model Release 11g documentation set:
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