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Blackboard Intelligence Customization Guides and Technical Reference v 4.2

Date Published: Jul 28,2017


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Article No.: 000047247
Product:
Analytics
Document Type:
User Documentation

Document Summary:

Guides and associated SQL templates to guide common customizations; 
Document providing an explanation of the major Blackboard Intelligence architecture components, and an initial knowledge base for institutions to work with the Blackboard Intelligence data warehouse.  

Document Details:

  1. Guides and associated SQL templates to guide common Blackboard Intelligence customizations. Note, all associated SQL templates are packaged together.
  2. Blackboard Intelligence Core 4.2 Technical Reference Guide:
This document is a technical reference guide which explains the application framework, architecture, and configuration capabilities of the data warehouse tier of the Blackboard Intelligence application. The topics addressed in this document include: 
Introduction 
Blackboard Intelligence Application Architecture Overview 
ETL Engine – Extract Phase 
ETL Engine – Transform & Load Phase
Running the ETL 
Data Model Metadata 
Data Warehouse Administration – HEAdmin
Appendices 

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General

ArtifactDownload

Technical Reference Guide v 4.2

[1] Guide (PDF)

SQL Templates

[1] Template Package (PDF)

Modifying HEA Core ETL Process

[1] Help_HEACoreETLProcess_20170712 [pdf]

Adding a Custom System Dimension

[1] Help_AddSysDimension_20170712 [pdf]


Dimensions

Adding a Custom Dimension

[1] Help_AddDimension_20170712 [pdf]
[2] Adding a Custom Dimension [zip]

Adding Dimension Attributes

[1] Help_AddDimAttributes_20170712 [pdf]
[2] Adding Attributes to Dimension Table [zip]


Fact Tables

Adding Columns to Fact Tables

[1] Help_AddColToFacts_20170712 [pdf]

Adding Measures to Fact Tables

[1] Adding Measures to Fact Tables [zip]


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