These tables may violate the concepts of third normal form, but they allow for efficient generation of a report.
What does 3NF stand for?
3NF stands for Third Normal Form
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Out-of-the-box, the Oracle Retail Data Model delivers: -- Third Normal Form Logical Data Model based on Association for Retail Technology Standards (ARTS); -- Over 1,200 industry-specific measures and key performance indicators across the gamut of retail operations from point of sale and inventory through merchandising and promotions to order management and more; -- Embedded OLAP cubes prebuilt using Oracle OLAP for extremely fast dimensional analysis of business information; and, -- Embedded data mining models pre-built using Oracle Data Mining for sophisticated trending and predictive analysis.
Third normal form eliminates insertion, deletion and update anomalies due to the elimination of the related transitive dependencies (Codd 1972).