booksreddit.com:The Data Warehouse Toolkit: The Definitive Guide to Dimensional Modeling

The Data Warehouse Toolkit: The Definitive Guide to Dimensional Modeling

655

Employed engineers, how do you allocate time to preparing for technical interviews?
Updated new edition of Ralph Kimball’s groundbreaking book on dimensional modeling for data warehousing and business intelligence! The first edition of Ralph Kimball’s The Data Warehouse Toolkit introduced the industry to dimensional modeling, and now his books are considered the most authoritative guides in this space. This new third edition is a complete library of updated dimensional modeling techniques, the most comprehensive collection ever. It covers new and enhanced star schema dimensi…

More about the book on Amazon

Most upvoted comment

Most popular programming book on Reddit. rank no. 49

Employed engineers, how do you allocate time to preparing for technical interviews?(r/cscareerquestions)

Thanks! Sure, so my primary materials were (some of these might be non-standard since I interviewed for data engineering roles too):

DS&A: Leetcode, Interview Cake, the Algorithm Design Manual, www.ardendertat.com/2012/01/09/programming-intervi…

System Design: highscalability.com/, github.com/donnemartin/system-design-primer, www.hiredintech.com/classrooms/system-design/lesso…

SQL and data modeling: community.modeanalytics.com/sql/tutorial/introduct…, Kimball’s The Data Warehouse Toolkit www.amazon.com/Data-Warehouse-Toolkit-Definitive-D…

I had gone through CTCI before so I just skimmed it this time. Interview Cake isn’t mentioned too much here, but I found it very useful in internalizing heuristics and understanding the problem solving process.

I also did a lot of whiteboarding and practiced talking out loud. Let me know if you have more questions!

Permalink

More details about a book.

Additional Information

Subreddits

cscareerquestions,programming

Number Of Links

2

Sum Of Upvotes

175

Amazon Price

$36.85

Book Binding

Paperback

Type Code

ABIS_BOOK

Book Author

Ralph Kimball

Book Edition

3

Book Publisher

Wiley

Book On Amazon

The Data Warehouse Toolkit: The Definitive Guide to Dimensional Modeling

Post Title

Employed engineers, how do you allocate time to preparing for technical interviews?

Reddit Gold

1

Post Permalink

/r/cscareerquestions/comments/622ceq/employed_engineers_how_do_you_allocate_time_to/

More about the book on Amazon