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Often overlooked, the process of identifying the essential organizational data elements and
consolidating them into a centralized virtual location is essential to the success of any enterprise.
Beyond that, finding common ground as to the definitions of all of the individual elements, objects
(tables) and relationships can be overwhelming. That is why it usually isn't attempted. But in The
Cloud, the amount of sheer data generated is monsterous, so having a global definition and
understanding is an absolute must for longevity. It's more than just ETL.