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Building the Unstructured Data Warehouse: Architecture, Analysis, and Design by Krish Krishnan, W. H. Inmon

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A good first place to start for an organization that wants to proactively manage its documents is to create a corporate document inventory. In creating an inventory, the organization looks at and catalogs its existing documents. In some organizations, there are literally hundreds of thousands of documents. Building a “card catalog” of the documents that belong to the organization is an excellent way to start managing the corporate collection of documents. See Figure 6.1.

Figure 6.1 Library card catalog

Libraries have long used a card catalog to great effect. Libraries know that looking through an entire library with all of ...

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