As corporations increase in size and complexity, securing, managing and insuring the integrity and accuracy of internal data becomes a critical component to continued corporate growth.
Part One: Starting with Architectural Frameworks and "Best Practices or Architectural Principles" for complex business systems environments, this course takes the experienced database knowledgeable student to the next level; that of understanding how to get the job done right for major corporations. Part One discusses architectural Principles/Best practices that should be put in place, their rationale for existence and what implications implementation of these
Part Two: If a corporation is growing, there will come a time in each entity's evolution where an ELDR (Enterprise Level Data Repository) becomes an integral component to the organizations information systems architecture.
This section of the course provides the student with the knowledge required to:
- Justify the need for an ELDR within the corporation
- Construct a set of Best Practices/Principles for it's design
- Design and build the Framework for the services the ELDR will provide
- Design the resulting architecture required for the ELDR
- Define the rules for the data/information to be stored within the ELDR (Data Dictionary, operational, decision support, etc.)
- Define the categories of data, data integrity, data security, etc.
- Define the rules, processes and structures required to check-in, check-out and modify data/information stored within the ELDR (Management Framework)
- Define the application components that will comprise the ELDR system
Part Three: The lectures in this section provide the student with more insights/advanced concepts into the design and construction of highly scale-able and high availability systems where high concurrent usage volumes exist.
This course is designed to support the ongoing efforts of an IT department and its data architects and managers in designing, building and maintaining a corporation's business, operational and decision support information systems. It is an advanced course most useful to database architects, senior information systems analysts and systems development personnel.
About Dan Grijzenhout: For close to thirty years, Dan has been a professional business and information systems consulting professional working to executive levels for both private and public sector organizations globally, a number of which were "Fortune" level enterprises. Dan has founded, operated and sold an online global payment services company that moves millions of dollars on behalf of its 100,000 plus account holders annually; he has been interviewed on the show "World Business Review" by former head of NATO and Secretary of State, General Alexander Haig, for his work in advanced digital and online telecommunications services and nation-wide online and card based "Loyalty" programs; and now, semi-retired, works at writing and building training programs to share his years of experience with others interested in online entrepreneurship.
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StartIntroduction to Enterprise Level Data Repositories (8:41)
StartWhy Build an Enterprise Level Data Repository? (7:29)
StartBuilding a Global Data Dictionary (7:40)
StartThe Overall Repository Management Strategy (5:09)
StartData Management Strategies, Rationale and Implications (7:18)
StartData Categorization Strategies, Rationale and Implications (8:53)
StartData Distribution Strategies, Rationale and Implications (3:28)
StartData Transaction Management Services (2:45)
StartData Integrity Strategies, Rationale and Implications (8:17)
StartData Security Strategies, Rationale and Implications (2:34)
StartMeta Data Repository - Security Profiles (3:22)