Universal Data Models substantially reduces the time and costs of data modeling and data warehousing efforts via its unique reusable templates, or Universal Data Models. Universal Data models offers an efficient and quality approach to developing data architectures, data integration strategies, enterprise data models, logical data models, database designs, data warehouse designs, or data mart designs. Founded by Len Silverston, bestselling author of "The Data Model Resource Book."

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Len Silverston, Founder and CEO 

Upcoming Events in 2016

Date Title Sponsor Location
June 30 -July 1 Practical Tools for the Human Side of Data Governance and Data Quality (2 day seminar) Data Governance and Information Quality Conference San Diego, CA
Oct 18 Zen With Len Meditation (yes - at a data modeling conference!) (1/2 hour session)
Data Modeling Zone Portland, OR
Oct 18 Practical Tools for the Human Side of Data Modeling Data Modeling Zone
Portland, OR
Oct 18 The Importance of Fun in Data Modeling Data Modeling Zone Portland, OR
Oct 20  Big Data Modeling and Collaboration  DAMA Rocky Mountain Chapter Denver, CO
 Available on Demand
The key to Big Data: Collaboration
 Embarcadero Hosted Webinar Delivered Aug 20, 2015
 Available on demand

Success Story

"I was introduced to the Universal Data Model in 1997, when I was the enterprise data architect at Janus Funds. Len provided his Universal Data Model (UDM) as a solution to help us consolidate data from multiple and disparate databases. The challenge was to separate data from legacy applications and to position it for universal access. The business had grown to the point where a multitude of FoxPro applications/databases had to be replaced with a more optimal set of applications, and the the data moved to an enterprise Oracle platform. The UDM provided the perfect template for doing this. My next deployment of the UDM was at Cendant Galileao, a large travel..."

Wes Bennett, Enterprise Architect

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