Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Introduction to Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Description: Data science, machine learning, and data analytics are one of the hottest trendy words in the IT space. All of these particular subjects are based on business intelligence. And the business intelligence is on top of data warehousing.

If you want to be a data professional these days then you have to know and understand business intelligence or data warehousing very well. So to help you become successful in this industry this course will introduce you to business intelligence and data warehousing.

The online course will also take you through the examples which are based on real life. So you are going to get a further understanding of how the data warehousing works and everything related to it.

Finally, you are also going to see that how business intelligence and data warehousing is implemented in a project with SQL server. As a database admin, report developer or database designer the skills that you are going to find in this course is priceless.

If you are a project manager or a business person who is trying to understand how the data warehousing works then this is going to be the perfect course for you.

After doing this course you will be able to communicate with your development team very clearly. Most importantly if you have any intention of becoming a data scientist, then understanding the design of data warehouses will help you to extract the data that you need to use to build analytical solutions using data analysis.

This is a very important cause for you to try if you are in the data management industry. There is not really any harm to take this course. Because you are going to get a trial of the first 10 days.

Within this 10 days, you will be able to do the course. And if you do not like the course or the subscription of other courses on the platform then you can simply cancel your trial.

Course Provider: Pluralsight

Instructor: Robert Cain

Rating: 4.5 out of 5.


4. Data Visualization with Tableau Specialization (Coursera)

Description:In 2020 the whole world is going to generate about 50 times more data than we did in 2011. We are just one year away from it. The number of sources to produce data will increase by 75 folds.

If you can use this data then you are going to find a lot of opportunities at your hand. You can use this business intelligence data for your organization’s betterment.

You do not need to have any idea about data visualization. Because this course has been built in collaboration with Tableau. You are going to use the library of Tableau to tell the story with data that you visualize.

In the specialization course, there are going to be real-world business examples which are collected from credible sources.

After doing this course you can generate powerful and easy to read and understand reports as well as dashboards. These are going to help others to make business intelligence decisions. In fact, you can use the knowledge of this specialization to help your own organization decide and take decisions which are driven by data.

When you are done with all the theory and the other things then you are going to do a capstone project. doing this project will help you to understand and implement whatever that you have learned throughout this whole specialization.

This specialization course is composed of 5 courses. These courses are arranged serially is so that you can learn the concepts serially one after another. If you do not do the courses serially in the specialization then you are going to get stuck.

These are the verified courses that you are going to be doing in this specialization. After you are done with the course you are going to be awarded a certificate. As this is a certification program from the well reputed University of California, Davis.

There are 5 Courses in this Specialization:

  • Fundamentals of Visualization with Tableau
  • Essential Design Principles for Tableau
  • Visual Analytics with Tableau
  • Creating Dashboards and Storytelling with Tableau
  • Data Visualization with Tableau Project


  • Suk S. Brar, M.B.A., Lead Business Consultant, Blue Shield of California
  • Govind Acharya, Principal Analyst, Budget and Institutional Analysis
  • Hunter Whitney, Sr. Consultant, Author, Instructor, Design Strategy and Data Visualization

Created by: University of California, Davis

Rating:  4.4 out of 5.

Updated: February 4, 2019 — 8:03 am


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