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Personal Assignment 1
1. Explain the process of data warehousing
2. Describe the main components of a data warehouse
3. Identify the role of the middleware device
4. What are the basic similarities and differences between two-tier architecture and three-tier architecture?
5. How is the design of a web-based data warehouse affected?
6. Discuss alternative data warehousing architectures discussed in this section.
7. What issues should be considered when deciding which architecture to use in developing a data warehouse? Describe the 10 most important factors.
8. Which data warehouse architecture is the best? Why?