Chapter 2.1

The End-State Architecture—The “World Map”


End-state architecture is the ultimate destination of architecture as it evolves. The end-state architecture encompasses the TOTALITY of data in the corporation—personal data, textual data, big data, transaction data, and so forth. It is recognized that it is an evolution that takes the organization into the end-state architecture. This evolution occurs over time and occurs for many reasons, all of whom are interacting with each other over time.


End state architecture; Textual ETL; Data warehouse; Data vault; ODS; Data mart; Archival; Bulk data warehouse; Data lake; Data pond; Landing zone; Metadata; Data models

There is a data architecture to which corporations are ...

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