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Data Modeling and Database Design

Discuss the importance of data modeling to the success of an information system development. Also describe how vocabulary can be used to improve the communication between developers and users.

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"Data modeling is defined as a process in which the relationships between data elements are identified and defined to develop data models" (O'Brien & Marakas, 2008). Data modeling is successful for the information system development because its framework can determine the physical design of databases and the development applications programs to support business processes of the organization. For example, checking, savings, and installment lending are the business processes whose data models are part of banking services data model that serves as a ...

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Importance of data and communication between individuals is summarised in 337 words.