Also found in: Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
ROLAPRelational On-Line Analytical Processing
ROLAPRelational on Line Analytical Processing
Copyright 1988-2018, All rights reserved.
References in periodicals archive ?
A multi-dimensional model of a data warehouse star schema, snowflake schema, fact constellations and data cube consists of dimensions and measures, OLAP operations includes drilling, rolling, slicing, dicing and pivoting OLAP servers such as ROLAP, MOLAP, HOLAP.
SRC has broadened its ROLAP data analysis capabilities while providing system flexibility and user-definability that is a hallmark of the Advisor Series.
If all the customer data in your warehouse should be available to all of your users, a Relational On-Line Analytical Processing (ROLAP) structure is recommended.
The module, which forms part of Apropos' Retail Management System suite, integrates fully with Informix's MetaCube ROLAP option to create a link to Apropos' data warehouses and data stores, helping chain retailers allocate merchandise more efficiently.
The ROLAP vendor's under performance was the second blot on its copy-book since the $65m acquisition of IQ Software in September last year.
Full integration of the Red Brick product line with all components of Decision Frontier Solution Suite - including the MetaCube ROLAP tool - will be completed in the second half of 1999.
The market has seen a proliferation of multidimensional database tools representing two approaches to the storage and management of their supporting databases: multidimensional OLAP (MOLAP) and relational OLAP (ROLAP).