MDDB


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MDDB

(MultiDimensional DataBase) See OLAP.
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Benchmarking results for the new MDDB have been very favorable," explains John Wimmer, Centra Health's team leader of financial and decision support systems.
The MDDB and the new SAS/EIS objects were a perfect fit," added Roberts.
Affirming SAS Institute's customer/partner business model - and catapulting it to world leader in the online analytical processing (OLAP) market - 4,000 current customers will be the first to receive the MDDB and an accompanying series of enhanced data viewers when the product ships this fall.
We continue to lead the data warehousing market in integrated solutions, and adding an MDDB structure to our architecture offers companies increased speed and performance of their data warehouse exploitation and analysis.
The MDDB provides one more piece of a sophisticated data warehousing solution that will benefit not only business users, but also IT.
The MDDB is a way to quickly achieve multidimensional analysis because its structure is not bound to a relational database management system.
The MDDB extends the reach of the SAS System's award-winning data warehousing capabilities," said John McIntyre, SAS Institute's program manager for business solutions.
The SAS MDDB has both graphical and spreadsheet reporting tools as well, but what really makes this OLAP engine powerful is that it is fully integrated with the SAS System's application development capabilities, which are among the most powerful object-oriented development tools available today.
Web enablement also distinguishes the Institute's MDDB offering.
is testing the MDDB and will be among the first existing SAS Institute customers to receive it once it goes production.