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Six Reasons Why Hadoop is not an Integration Solution

In August our blog, “Why Proprietary Software Can be More Cost-Effective Than Commercial Open Source,” enlightened readers about the potential high costs of choosing commercial open source (COS) over proprietary software. In this blog we build on that theme by […]

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Dataflows: The Cornerstone of Data Integration Examples 6-20

Example 11. This subflow contains some complex logic to process dates. Most of the Input fields are passed through with no additional processing from Subflow Input to Subflow Output.  The date fields, on the other hand, are processed using a set […]

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Dataflows: The Cornerstone of Data Integration Examples 1-10

  Example 1. Simple dataflow reading source tables using a multi-table query and inserting records to an Oracle database table. The data is transferred ‘as is’ with no additional transformations, using direct mapping between source and destination fields. Example 2. Complex dataflow. […]

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Dataflows – The Cornerstone of Data Integration Part 3

  Part 3 – Managing Dataflow Layout Auto Layout The Auto Layout feature in Centerprise allows you to arrange objects on the dataflow to improve its visual representation. To invoke the Auto Layout feature, click the icon on the Dataflow toolbar, […]

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Dataflows – The Cornerstone of Data Integration Part 2

  Part 2 – Creating a Dataflow To create a new dataflow, go to File -> New -> Dataflow on the main menu. Or expand the New Dataflow dropdown on the main toolbar and select Dataflow from the dropdown menu. […]

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