Data Modeling: From Logical to Physical
by Francois Cartier
Learn in detail what it takes to turn a
logical data model into a physical data model, ready to be
implemented as an operational database. I'll talk also about
implementation strategies, views, denormalization and transforms,
performance tuning, and data model maintenance.
has more than thirty years of diversified experience in Information
Technology in a wide variety of commercial sectors, including
telecommunications, transportation, manufacturing, wholesale,
government agencies, insurance, and financial institutions.
He has designed systems marrying relational with
object-oriented technologies, built and contributed to corporate
data models, designed operational and decision support databases
under a variety of DBMSs. He has managed data analysis, data
standards management, system development, application support and IT
change control teams.
He has given classes at Golden Gate University,
and made technical and management level presentations at various
forums in the USA and Japan.
François is a senior consultant with e-Modelers,
the vice-president of BAEMUG, the treasurer of CA's Modeling PLC,
and the treasurer of this S.F. chapter of DAMA.