Executing a data warehousing project is not different than executing any other development project. However one needs to be very structured and methodical in order to execute a project and making it a big success. Data warehouse project manager needs to be technical and business person who understand technical details along with organizations business.
Following diagram depicts main steps in Data Warehousing Project Lifecycle
Following are the steps generally followed in data warehouse project.
Problem Analysis and Definition
Requirement Gathering and Analysis
Design and Development
Deployment and Training
Enhancements and Helpdesk
In further posts, each step is explained in detail.