The Corporate Information Factory (CIF) is the robust architecture behind the data warehouse. Hear legendary Bill Inmon fully explain the CIF including its benefits and fit within the enterprise. He covers every component of the CIF including Legacy Applications, Staging Area, Extract, Transform, and Load (ETL), Data Warehouse, Data Marts, Data Warehouse Monitor, Exploration Warehouse, Big Data Analysis Environment, Archival Environment, Operational Data Store (ODS), Changed Data Capture (CDC), and Operational Backups. He explains Conformed Dimensions including the problems they solve. .