Joe Celko's Analytics and OLAP in SQL (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Data Management Systems)
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He has written over 1200 columns in the computer trade and academic press, mostly dealing with data and databases. He is an independent consultant based in Austin, Texas. About the Author Joe Celko served 10 years on ANSI/ISO SQL Standards Committee and contributed to the SQL-89 and SQL-92 Standards. Celko is author a series of books on SQL and RDBMS for Elsevier/MKP. Mr.
Stick to SQL for Smarties James Jowdy There's very little useful information in here beyond what you'll find in Celko's SQL for Smarties book, which is a good reference, albeit full of errors. What's especially disappointing to me is that several sections from that book were moved into this new volume, but only lightly edited, if at all, thereby perpetuating many typos and technical errors from several editions ago. Technical books really need better editing if they're going t. Ernest E. Shippey said Great Read. I found this gem in the usual aisles at my favorite bookstore among other technical books. Yet, this is a book on SQL, OLAP, Warehouse and metrics that is great because "he cuts to the chase". So many technical books have way too much information and boring paragraphs with little real world examples or insights or lessons learned.If you enjoy databases and data analysis, this book is great. I'm going to check out other books by this author. "OLAP Explained" according to A.T. Stone. As he always does, Joe Celko gets right to the point in this amazing review of all one needs to know about OLAP databases and SQL development. I'm already passing this copy to my entire development team. Great work and no BS.Thanks to Joe Celko
OLAP (On-Line Analytical Processing), Data Warehousing and Analytics involve seeing data in the aggregate and over time, not as single transactions. * Covers the OLAP extensions in SQL-99; ETL tools, OLAP features supported in DBMSs, other query tools, simple reports, and statistical software.. This book is not an in-depth look at particular subjects, but an overview of many subjects that will give the working RDBMS programmers a map of the terra incognita they will faceif they want to grow. Before SQL programmers could begin wo
He is an independent consultant based in Austin, Texas. He has written over 1200 columns in the computer trade and academic press, mostly dealing with data and databases. Mr. . Joe Celko served 10 years on ANSI/ISO SQL Standards Committee and contributed to the SQL-89 and SQL-92 Standards. Celko is author a series of books on SQL and RDBMS for Elsevier/MKP