Caboodle is Epic's enterprise data warehouse (EDW), an abstracted database supporting the clinical information system (CIS).
Based on a SQL database management system, Caboodle's dimensional structure and normalized data is optimized for exploration and analysis of information about groups of patients and patterns of processes; and for relating to data from external sources.
SlicerDicer is a data exploration and just-in-time analytics tool attached primarily to Caboodle. It enables surveillance, data mining, and population-level decision and policy support. Caboodle data can be exported to other enterprise data warehouse(s).
Synonyms: Epic Analytics, Enterprise Data Warehouse