Month: November 2015

Reference Data Manager for Geographical Hierarchies: What, Why, and How

Reference Data Manager for Geographical Hierarchies: What, Why, and How

Managing reference data — data that typically resides in “master” tables — has been the bane of many an application database. This is particularly true for hierarchical reference data such as product and geographic hierarchies. With Arches 3.0, we address this. Every Arches installation includes the Reference Data Manager (RDM) tool. The RDM is a powerful tool in the Arches stack that serves a couple key use cases. In the most...