Fact Tables - Data warehousing

What is OLAP Fact Tables?

- Data in a warehouse comes from the transactions.

- Fact table in a data warehouse consists of facts and/or measures.

- The nature of data in a fact table is usually numerical. e.g. If I want to know the number of resources used for a task, my fact table will store the actual measure (of resources) while my Dimension table will store the task and resource details.

- It stores quantitative information for the purpose of analysis.

- It holds the data which is to be analyzed.

- It works with the dimension tables.
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