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data warehouse

A central repository for the data collected by the various computer systems of an enterprise.
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The Conning study points to several other benefits an effective data warehouse can bring to insurers: the ability to identify and anticipate customers' and potential clients' needs, understand and discover hidden exposures, and develop protocols for loss control and improving treatment outcomes.
The Internet has really been the key to unlocking the potential of data warehouses," said Bob Conway, the Connecticut regional director for Pinnacle Decision Systems, a professional services and software development company in Middletown, Connecticut.
I've noticed that physicians readily embrace the concept of a data warehouse for health services and clinical research on their own patient populations.

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