In this note, I will continue with the fifth and the sixth steps in “Identifying and implementing Solutions”. These steps are, “Extracting, Transforming, and Loading for analysis”, and “Analyzing data”.
“Extracting, Transforming, and Loading for analysis”, is also known as ETL. From a general enterprise architecture point of view, to start with, the following from wikipedia is a great process flow model.
More detailed information is provided here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Extract,_transform,_load.
More to come…