The Data Model Resource CD, Volume 1: A Library of Universal Data Models for All Enterprises, Revised Edition
You'll get actual proven models for such common business functions as ordering and managing products, handling shipments, invoicing, accounting and budgeting, managing human resources, contact management, and project management. Plus, you'll find new and expanded models for call center management, product customization, shipping and receiving, payments and collections, budgeting scenarios, and employee qualification and performance. New data mart designs are also provided in this revised edition, including financial analysis, inventory management, and shipping logistics.
You'll also want to check out The Data Model Resource Book, Revised Edition, Volume 2 (0-471-35348-5), and its companion data model sets (each sold separately), which feature universal data models tailored to various industries and applications. A free demonstration of the Volume 2 Data Models is available on this CD-ROM product.
Minimum System Requirements:
32-bit operating system such as Windows 95, Windows NT 4.0 or higher.
Hard Drive Space:
25 MB required space for installation of files.
CD-ROM drive. You also will need to have the following applications to make full use of the CD-ROM: a browser such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator to open the readme.htm and navigate the demo; Visio 2000 required to view the images of the models in native format, although they can alternatively be viewed as JPEGs in a browser or another application.
Do you think you've discovered an error in this book? Please check the list of errata below to see if we've already addressed the error. If not, please submit the error via our Errata Form. We will attempt to verify your error; if you're right, we will post a correction below.
|CD||CD Error with "description" field
REASON should have the "description" field as an attribute and not part of the primary key.
|CD||CD Error with key for ORDER_ITEM_ROLE
ORDER_ITEM_ROLE does not contain the order_item_seq_id as part of its key. ORDER_ITEM_ROLE should contain the order_item_seq_id as part of its key.
|CD||CD Error: Missing attributes for AGREEMENT
AGREEMENT table should have a "description" and "from date" attributes. Add "description" and "from date" attributes to AGREEMENT.
|CD||CD Error with relationship from ORDER ROLE to ORDER ITEM ROLE
Relationship from ORDER ROLE to ORDER ITEM ROLE is incorrect and should be moved. Was changed to a relationship from ORDER ITEM to ORDER ITEM ROLE.
|CD||CD Error with relationship with INTERNAL ACCTG TRANS
INTERNAL ACCTG TRANS should be related to INTERNAL ORGANIZATION and not PARTY ROLE. INTERNAL ACCTG TRANS should be related to INTERNAL ORGANIZATION and not PARTY ROLE.