Chapter 3. Loading Your Data to Redshift

This is where the fun starts, particularly for all of the data warehouse professionals who are reading this book. We will work out some of the details around database permissions, and most importantly, get some data loaded.

Before we get to the data loading part that I just promised you, there are a couple of other high-level things we need to think about. As with some of the other topics we have covered so far, I will go into greater detail later. I feel that if you're starting the thought process about these topics as you learn how to load your data, you will ultimately make decisions on how you set up your database. There are some best practices, in the general data warehousing sense, that are all supported ...

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