I would like to ask a favor of
you. I was planning on writing about the differences between a database
architect, a data architect, an information architect, etc. But as I
started doing that, I figured I should document what I do and what I
think a database architect is. So that’s what I have below.
problem is that I haven’t been an information architect or really any
other kind of architect. I guess based on particular tasks I could be
called a data warehouse architect or a BI architect but I think those
jobs were still a database architect with a concentration on data
warehousing and BI.
So here’s the favor. If you have a job, say
developer or DBA, and your job intersects what I have below, could you
post a comment and let me know where it intersects? Also, if you think
I left something out or if I included something I shouldn’t, I’d like
to hear about that also.
Lastly, if you are an architect (any
kind), I would like to hear what your job is. Could you post a job
description or maybe post where and how your job is different than a