Author: Irfan Ahmedtehreem-naeem

Data Repository: Importance, Challenges, and Best Practices

With the passage of time, data is becoming more significant to business decision-making. This means you need platforms that can gather, store, and analyze data. A data repository is one such virtual storage entity that can help you consolidate and […]

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PDF Scraping: Guide to Extract Unstructured Data from PDF

PDFs are considered the perfect digital alternative for paper-based documents because of their excellent compatibility across devices and operating systems. They are widely used for exchanging digital business documents, such as invoices and contracts. The key advantage of PDFs is […]

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Understanding SQL Data Migration

SQL data migration is defined as the process of moving data to or from SQL Server. The migration process looks quite straightforward at first, but it involves a lot of complexity, especially when migrating a large volume of enterprise data. […]

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Data Mart vs. Data Warehouse: Know the Difference

For accurate business intelligence, companies rely on data warehouses. They serve as a central repository, storing existing and historical data for analysis, and data-driven business decisions. But so do data marts. So, what’s the difference between these two data repositories? […]

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Understanding Structured, Semi-Structured, and Unstructured Data

When we talk about data or analytics, the terms structured, unstructured, and semi-structured data often get discussed. These are the three forms of data that have now become relevant for all types of business applications. Structured data has been around […]

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What is Data Integrity in a Database. Why Do You Need It?

Issues with data accuracy and consistency exist across all businesses and can result in minor disturbances as well as substantial business complications. In this data-oriented age, when a vast quantity of data is being generated and stored, it is becoming […]

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Database Management Software: Features, Types, Benefits, and Uses

Learn all about database management software, its features: functions, and applications. The blog answers common questions about what is database software and what are the prominent types of data management. Additionally, it also delves into the role of DBMS in […]

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Astera Centerprise 8.4 – Unifying Integration Capabilities in a Single Platform

We are excited to announce the latest enhancements to Astera Centerprise 8.4, including new native connectors and bug fixes, in our September’20 release. Our end-to-end data integration platform empowers users to take control of each step in their data pipeline […]

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Data Profiling: What It Is and How It Improves Data Quality

In a world that’s more connected than ever, the amount of data, as well as its sources, continues to increase. While managing such a massive amount of data is tricky, there’s another big challenge: maintaining data quality. Do you know, […]

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Connect to Amazon Aurora PostgreSQL Database with Astera Centerprise

Amazon Aurora is a MySQL and PostgreSQL compatible relational database, designed by AWS, and widely used by modern enterprises to manage their transactional data. Amazon Aurora database utilizes Amazon’s unique, scalable cloud architecture to deliver superior availability and performance than […]

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Get Extended Connectivity to Snowflake Database with Astera Centerprise

Snowflake is a relational SQL data warehouse, developed on the cloud. It is widely used by data professionals across various industries to store enterprise data and facilitate data sharing. Snowflake’s ability to process analytics data makes it suitable for business […]

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A Guide to Automating API Integration

An Application Programming Interface (API) is a set of protocols for building applications that enable different web services, systems, and application software to connect and share data. What makes APIs so widely used is that they are platform-independent, which means […]

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What is Database Extraction and Why Do You Need It?

Data-driven decision-making can help businesses upturn their productivity by almost 6%. However, barely 0.5% of the world’s data is analyzed and utilized. As a result, companies all across the globe are losing massive prospects just because they can’t access the […]

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What is Data Wrangling and Why Do You Need It?

Data wrangling helps data usability by transforming it to make it compatible with the end system as complex and intricate datasets can hinder data analysis and business processes. To make data usable for the end processes, it must be transformed […]

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Simplifying SQL Database Management with Astera Centerprise

SQL (Structured Query Language) is a popular database querying language out there. It is used to create, manage, and retrieve data stored in a relational database management system (RDBMS), such as Microsoft SQL Server. Both transactional and master data are […]

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