We are moving to the cloud, but…

Most companies have a plan to move their on-premise systems to the equivalent next-gen applications that exist in the cloud. With that plan, however, come new efficiencies but also new complications. The application owners need answers as to how the grand plan will come together. Here are the top 5 topics that we often get asked when customers are considering moving to the cloud:

Balancing Hierarchies

If you use or are familiar with dimensional applications, you’ve probably heard of balanced hierarchies. But what exactly does that mean? A balanced hierarchy is a data representation of parent-child relationships with the same data type at every branch level.  A simple example is time, where each level of the hierarchy represents years, quarters, and months.