Chapter 6. Analyzing the Current Database

To see what is in front of one's nose needs a constant struggle.

--GEORGE ORWELL IN FRONT OF YOUR NOSE

Topics Covered in This Chapter

Getting to Know the Current Database

Conducting the Analysis

Looking at How Data Is Collected

Looking at How Information Is Presented

Conducting Interviews

Interviewing Users

Interviewing Management

Compiling a Complete List of Fields

Case Study

Summary

Review Questions

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