Kent Graziano is the Chief Technical Evangelist and Sr Director of Customer Advisory Solutions with Snowflake Computing and the author of The Data Warrior blog (http://kentgraziano.com). He is a Data Vault Master and certified Data Vault 2.0 Practitioner (CDVP2), Oracle ACE Director, member of the OakTable Network, former member of the Boulder BI Brain Trust (#BBBT), expert data modeler and architect with over 30 years of experience, including over two decades doing data warehousing and business intelligence, in multiple industries, with multiple architectures. Kent is an internationally recognized expert in Data Modeling and Agile Data Warehousing. He has developed and led many successful software and data warehouse implementation teams, including multiple agile DW/BI teams. He has written numerous articles, authored three Kindle books (including A Check List for Doing Data Model Design Reviews and An Introduction to Agile Data Engineering), co-authored four other books on Data Modeling and Data Vault, and has given hundreds of presentations, nationally and internationally. In 2014, he was voted one of the best presenters at OUGF14 in Helsinki, Finland.
- “The Data Model Resource Book: A Library of Logical Data Models and Data Warehouse Designs” (1997)
- “Oracle Designer: A Template for Developing An Enterprise Standards Document” (1999)
- “A Check List for Doing Data Model Design Reviews (Better Data Modeling Book 1)” (2012)
- “Better Data Modeling: An Introduction to Agile Data Engineering Using Data Vault 2.0” (2015)