Author: Irfan Ahmedtehreem-naeem

A Simple Guide to Automating API Integration

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

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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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The 5 Key Data Wrangling Steps

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, data wrangling tools transform […]

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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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The Ultimate Guide to Integration Platforms

Enterprise tech stack usually consists of several isolated systems residing on the cloud and on-premise. According to research, 57% of business users identify integrating disparate technologies as a significant obstacle to the execution of business processes. What happens when you […]

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Leaders Under 30: Inspiring A Culture of Growth and Innovation

If you follow our social media, you must have come across snippets of the #LifeAtAstera, where we introduced you to some of our workplace leaders and showed you what keeps them motivated. Astera’s leadership philosophy is predicated on a willingness […]

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Simplify Application Integration with the REST API Browser

REST API integration refers to connecting with third-party applications using HTTPS requests to access and transmit data. With several cloud applications, mobile apps, and IoT devices emerging on the digital horizon, businesses are discovering practical uses for these streaming sources. […]

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Automate PDF Data Extraction for Faster Insights

PDF (Portable Document Format) is an industry-standard and one of the most widely used formats for presenting and exchanging information. Some common business documents that are shared in PDF format in the supply chain, business administration, and procurement industry include: […]

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5 Best Practices for Data Mapping

Data mapping is the process of establishing a connection between different objects in an integration flow. It is a rudimentary and one of the initial stages of all data management processes. In data mapping, different unsorted data objects are connected […]

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What is an ETL Tool: Definition, Uses, and Use-Cases

An ETL tool is indispensable for a data-driven business, especially if you plan to extract and transform data from several sources before loading it into a centralized repository. But what is E-T-L, and how does an ETL tool work? This […]

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A Guide on How to Use APIs For Data Retrieval

An API (i.e., Application Programming Interface) is a standardized and secure interface that allows applications to communicate and work with each other. This type of API interface is purpose-built for information retrieval and updating without the need for manual user […]

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Unstructured Data Management: Challenges & Opportunities Explained

80% of data in the world today is unstructured, and this number continues to grow rapidly. To illustrate further on this statistic, structured enterprise databases can consist of up to tens of terabytes of data (including backups and duplicated records). But […]

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Announcing the Release of Astera Centerprise 8.2 – Taking Integration Innovations One Step Ahead

We are pleased to announce the rollout of Astera Centerprise 8.2 for all users. The latest release includes several feature enhancements in terms of connectivity and ease-of-use, further simplifying data integration for enterprise users. Here’s a brief overview of the […]

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Astera ReportMiner 8 Has Launched – Improved UI, Easy Data Extraction

After rolling out a series of updates to ReportMiner as part of our Centerprise 8.2 release, we’re now excited to announce that RM 8 is available as a standalone product for users. The latest release of ReportMiner comes with a […]

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5 Reasons You Need a Consolidation Software

Every business gathers a vast amount of data from various sources like databases, files, and other applications. This data serves as the raw material that fuels the transformation and growth of your business. However, this is only possible if you […]

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