Data warehousing is combining data from multiple and usually varied sources into one comprehensive and easily manipulated database. Data warehousing includes queries, analysis and reporting. Because data warehousing creates one database in the end, the number of sources can be anything you want it to be, provided that the system can handle the volume. The final result is homogeneous data, which can be more easily manipulated.
TRI FORCE is currently supporting the Philadelphia Prison System’s Axiom Data Warehouse. The Axiom Data Warehouse is a Business Intelligence tool that facilitates the reporting and analysis of Philadelphia Prison System data. Original functionality allowed staff members to perform basic assessments of the inmate population in support of initiatives to understand, manage, and reduce the population