Author: Irfan Ahmedirfan-ahmed

Creating a Complex Dataflow in Centerprise – Part 1

  Part 1 –Join Transformations and Functions Our last post (Creating an Integration Flow in Centerprise) described how to create a simple dataflow in Centerprise. In this two-part blog we will show you how to build a more complex dataflow including […]

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Creating an Integration Flow in Centerprise

Integration flows are the foundation of any data integration project. Centerprise Data Integrator has built-in automation features that make this oftentimes complex process so easy that non-technical business users can create flows with minimal or no IT support. In this […]

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Parameterization in Centerprise Data Integrator

Parameters play a very important role in reusability and configurability of dataflows. An extensive parameterization capability ensures that dataflows and workflows can be invoked in multiple situations, saving time and enhancing return on investment. A common scenario would be if […]

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ReportMiner Data Extraction Explained in 30 Seconds!

We’ve just published a new video that explains in 30 seconds how ReportMiner data extraction software automatically extracts unstructured data from human-readable reports so it can be used for operations and business intelligence. Check it out! Who is Astera ReportMiner […]

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ReportMiner Has Been Named a 2015 Trend-Setting Product by KMWorld Magazine

We are excited to share with our blog readers that our industry-leading ReportMiner data extraction software has been named a 2015 Trend-Setting Product by KMWorld Magazine! KMWorld Editor-in-Chief Hugh McKellar commented that, “In each and every case, the thoughtfulness and […]

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We Have a Winner!

We just finished our second campaign to post customer reviews on a software reviews portal and we are excited to announce that Phil Nacamuli of Leximantix has won the iPad drawing. We had a great response to this campaign and […]

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Centerprise Best Practices: Working With the High Volume Data Warehouse

Data warehouses and data marts provide the business intelligence needed for timely and accurate business decisions. But data warehousing comes with a unique set of challenges revolving around huge volumes of data and maintenance of data keys. Centerprise is the […]

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Rule-Based Filtering for Export in ReportMiner

Learn how Astera ReportMiner offers data extraction of only part of the document/report through rule-based filtering approach. What is Rule-Based Filtering Rule-based filtering is an approach of data extraction that allows users to limit the information they want to extract […]

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Saving Time and Ensuring Data Quality with ReportMiner Automatic Name and Address Parsing

Many times people have a single address field from a data source that has all the address information in the one field. They need to parse out the individual sections of the address into separate fields so it can be […]

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Human-Readable Reports and the Data Trapped Within

Often reports are produced with the intention that they will be printed and read by human eyes. In today’s data-driven world, however, some or all of that physical data needs to be transformed into electronic data that can be integrated […]

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Exporting Data in ReportMiner

Once you’ve built your extraction model in ReportMiner to extract desired data from unstructured sources such as printed or spool documents, you need to send it somewhere so that it becomes meaningful and useful to your business.   With ReportMiner, you […]

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Smart Data Extraction with ReportMiner: Automating Creation of Extraction Models

An extraction model is at the heart of data extraction from unstructured data using ReportMiner. The model essentially consists of a set of data matching patterns. These patterns are used to identify the desired data within the document. Typically, these […]

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Easily Convert Monarch Models to ReportMiner

Attention previous Monarch users! If you have Monarch models you’d like to use in ReportMiner, no need to recreate them! You can load and convert your old Monarch files simply by opening up your Monarch xmods in ReportMiner and they […]

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Astera Introduces ReportMiner 6.4 – Smart Data Extraction from Unstructured Data

Astera is excited to announce that ReportMiner 6.4 is now available.  New innovative features make it one of the smartest data extraction software tools for unstructured data on the market. Astera ReportMiner is a complete data extraction tool that enables users […]

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Data Integration: Helping Startups Operate Efficiently and Gain the Competitive Advantage

“Startups are keeping head counts low, and even eliminating management positions, by replacing them with a surprising substitute for leaders and decision-makers: data.” This is the subject of an article in The Wall Street Journal that ran Sunday, April 19.  […]

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