Reference Domains Part III: Collecting Classifications

September 13, 2011
This is part three in the series about reference domains (a.k.a. classifications). In the first part we looked at the nature of classifications. In part two, we discussed a recommended approach to designing the target structures in the EDW to accommodate them. Here we will look at the work of collecting and documenting reference domains.

The compilation of a master list of reference domains and their values straddles the analysis and design phases of development.