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Data Warehouse Designer
The DWD, the engine to the BI solution, consolidates QAD and non-QAD data sources into a single data warehouse optimized for simple, fast access. When a business has quick and easy access to data, the decision making in the business improves. The following are key features of the DWD:
Data consolidation, optimization
Multi-currency consolidation
Support for database maintenance tasks
Single repository for transformation logic
Consolidation into a single warehouse optimized for simple, fast access
QAD and non-QAD data sources
Auto-generation of data warehouse documentation
Scheduler