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In our continuous Data Vault Friday series, our CEO Michael Olschimke delves into a pertinent question posed by our audience.

“What is the purpose of the Snapshot Date and how does it relate to the load date?”

In this enlightening video, Michael explores the significance of both the load date (TS) and the snapshot date (TS) within a well-designed Data Vault 2.0 architecture. Acknowledging their crucial roles as timelines, he provides a clear and insightful explanation of how these dates function and interrelate in the context of Data Vault 2.0.

Understanding the nuances of these temporal elements is key to optimizing data management within the Data Vault framework, and Michael’s explanation offers valuable insights for both newcomers and experienced practitioners in the field.

Meet the Speaker

Michael Olschimke

Michael has more than 15 years of experience in Information Technology. During the last eight years he has specialized in Business Intelligence topics such as OLAP, Dimensional Modelling, and Data Mining. Challenge him with your questions!

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