DATA WAREHOUSE TESTING APPROACHES

  • Dr. J. Hamed Department Information Technology, Mansoura University, Egypt
  • Sahar Ahmed Al-Badani Department Information Technology, Mansoura University, Egypt

Abstract

Data Warehouse is a collection of large amount of data which is used by the management for making strategic decisions. The data in a data warehouse is gathered from heterogeneous sources and then populated and queried for carrying out the analysis. The data warehouse design must support the queries for which it is being used for. The design is often an iterative process and must be modified a number of times before any model can be stabilized. The design life cycle of any product includes various stages wherein, testing being the most important one. Data warehouse design has received considerable attention whereas data warehouse testing is being explored now by various researchers. This paper discusses about various categories of testing activities being carried out in a data warehouse at different levels.

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Published
2017-11-18
How to Cite
HAMED, Dr. J.; AL-BADANI, Sahar Ahmed. DATA WAREHOUSE TESTING APPROACHES. Universal Journal of Computers & Technology, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 2, p. 180-188, nov. 2017. ISSN 2456-2955. Available at: <http://uproonline.com/index.php/UJCT/article/view/62>. Date accessed: 26 may 2018.
Section
Articles

Keywords

Data Warehouse, Data warehouse testing, Software Testing