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What do you think of an object-relational database warehouse platform? Does it make it easier to build a data warehouse? What are the advantages and disadvantages?

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Chuck Kelley’s Answer: The big question I would ask is how well does your end-user tool deal with the object relational database structure. There are lots of nifty things that we can do in a data warehouse, but the end-user tools can put a damper on the usefulness of them.

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