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ALSO CALLED: Data Extraction Software, Database Extraction Software, Extract Transform Load
DEFINITION: In managing databases, extract, transform, load (ETL) refers to three separate functions combined into a single programming tool. First, the extract function reads data from a specified source database and extracts a desired subset of data. Next, the transform function works with the acquired data - using rules or lookup tables, or creating combinations with other data - to convert it to the desired  … 
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ETL (Software)White Papers (View All Report Types)
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The Evolution of Integration
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: Over the recent years, data integration has been growing from simple data movement to complex transformation functions, and modern data integration technology now enables organizations to deploy data integration technology.
Posted: 07 Aug 2013 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Talend

Keep Your BI Tools Running Smoothly with Intelligent Automation
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover intelligent automation tools that free your IT team from the labor-intensive and time-consuming tasks that are associated with the administration of the SAP NetWeaver BW Accelerator appliance while accelerating time-to-insight with easily-accessible, timely, accurate business intelligence (BI) data.
Posted: 01 Mar 2012 | Published: 23 Feb 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

BI and ETL - Process Management Pain Points
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Sound business intelligence (BI) reporting can be invaluable in helping your business peers make the best decisions for your company. Ensuring error-free, end-to-end integration of data between processes distributed throughout your organization, however, can be challenging. Learn how scheduling and process automation technologies can help.
Posted: 14 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Offshoring ETL Development in EPM projects
sponsored by Hexaware Technologies
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the benefits of off-shoring and the challenges that stand in the way of a successful outsourced project.
Posted: 01 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Oct 2011

Hexaware Technologies

A Usability Comparison of the Top Three Data Modeling Tools
sponsored by CA ERwin from CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to get a comparison of data modeling tools.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 20 Oct 2011

CA ERwin from CA Technologies

Implementing Metadata-Driven ETL Using Semantic Types
sponsored by Expressor Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how you can overcome many data integration challenges.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

Expressor Software

Data Integration Challenges in Onboarding Operational Data
sponsored by Expressor Software
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to overcome onboarding operational data challenges.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

Expressor Software

expressor Studio - Simplifying Data Integration
sponsored by Expressor Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces the expressor Studio, a central design component of expressor's unique Data-Integration Platform.
Posted: 04 Oct 2011 | Published: 03 Oct 2011

Expressor Software

Integration: The Critical Path to Cloud Computing
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to maximize the value of your cloud-based applications through rapid integration — without burdening specialist resources or resorting to custom programming – all while cutting costs by up to 80%.
Posted: 30 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 May 2010

IBM

Connectivity in context: Deliver application integration in days
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In today's challenging economy, cutting costs while achieving more is critical to success. Discover how to easily connect your cloud-based applications with each other and with your on-premise applications – in just days, without burdening specialist resources or resorting to custom programming.
Posted: 30 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Jun 2011

IBM

Oracle Database 11g Release 2 for Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of Oracle's capabilities for data warehousing, and discusses the key features and technologies by which Oracle-based business intelligence and data warehouse systems easily integrate information, perform fast queries, scale to very large data volumes and analyze any data.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 05 Aug 2011

Oracle Corporation

Data Integration Platforms - Talend
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, Philip Howard reviews the current market for data integration platforms, paying particular attention to open source offerings from Talend.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Aug 2011

Talend

BI and ETL Process Management Pain Points -- Cisco WP
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: You must ensure that the processes that move data from source to target systems run smoothly and quickly and that any errors are identified and resolved rapidly. This white paper takes a closer look at five common BI and ETL process management challenges that companies must address to deliver accurate data in a timely manner.
Posted: 29 Jul 2011 | Published: 29 Jul 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

BI and ETL Process Management Pain Points
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines five frequently encountered BI and ETL process management painpoints, which can affect the accuracy and timeliness of vital enterprise data delivery, and how each of these painpoints can be successfully managed using process automation technology.
Posted: 31 Jan 2011 | Published: 31 Jan 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Oracle Database 11g for Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: This white-paper provides an overview of Oracle Database 11g's capabilities for data warehousing, and discuses its key features and technologies. Discover how to integrate information, perform fast queries, scale to very large data volumes, and more.
Posted: 22 Oct 2010 | Published: 23 Sep 2009

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Accelerating Application Deployment with InfoSphere Foundation Tools
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Despite criticism of application development methodology over the years, some fundamental problems haven’t been addressed successfully. This paper examines a new direction supported by the IBM InfoSphere Foundation Tools. These tools provide a coordinated approach well-suited to the special needs of contemporary information-centric development.
Posted: 16 Aug 2010 | Published: 13 Aug 2010

IBM

TDWI Checklist Report: Data Requirements for Advanced Analytics
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This checklist lists and explains data requirements that are unique to advanced analytics. This report focuses on the data requirements of advanced analytics so organizations may become better equipped to populate a data warehouse or analytic database with data and data models that ensure the success of advanced analytic applications.
Posted: 07 Apr 2010 | Published: 07 Apr 2010

SAS

Business Intelligence on a Budget: Is Software as a Service Business Intelligence right for your organization?
sponsored by Indicee
WHITE PAPER: With no upfront cost and minimal effort required for set up, SaaS BI solutions are ideal for small to mid-sized businesses, for addressing specific business needs or when few IT resources are available. SaaS BI solutions quickly provide access to critical reporting and analysis without the time needed for a full-blown on-premise BI implementation.
Posted: 05 Apr 2010 | Published: 05 Apr 2010

Indicee

BeyeNETWORK Research Report: Open Source Solutions: Managing, Analyzing and Delivering Business Information
sponsored by Pentaho Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This survey report examines the usage of open source solutions within the BI and data warehousing market, describes what software is being deployed and presents the benefits and challenges of adopting open source technologies. Learn the rationale, practices and benefits that are driving use of open source as an alternative to traditional vendors.
Posted: 18 Mar 2010 | Published: 18 Mar 2010

Pentaho Corporation

Open Source Master Data Management - The Time is Right
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: Proper master data management (MDM) is very valuable when available to enterprise business processes and analytics. However, master data projects are often challenging, architecturally complex, time intensive and expensive. This paper explains why the time is right for open source MDM, and predicts the effects of open source on the MDM marketplace.
Posted: 16 Mar 2010 | Published: 16 Mar 2010

Talend

How to Populate Your CMDB in Four Steps
sponsored by ASG Software Solutions
WHITE PAPER: For organizations that start small, and do it right, the gains achieved with their initial CMDB population will serve as a foundation for optimal data management results in other departments and other service areas. Read this paper to learn how.
Posted: 08 Feb 2010 | Published: 08 Feb 2010

ASG Software Solutions

Automated Business Intelligence: Delivering Real Business Value, Quickly, Easily, and Affordably
sponsored by Birst
WHITE PAPER: This White Paper explores how traditional approaches fall short, what the automated solution and its benefits look like, how the on-demand delivery model best represents the integrated stack necessary for automation, and how the automated, on-demand model brings the benefits of BI to a far broader audience than ever before.
Posted: 19 Jun 2009 | Published: 19 Jun 2009

Birst

IT Briefing: How to Optimize ETL for Demanding Data Environments
sponsored by Syncsort
WHITE PAPER: This document is based on a Syncsort/TechTarget Webcast entitled "How to Optimize ETL for Demanding Data Environments."
Posted: 21 Oct 2008 | Published: 21 Oct 2008

Syncsort

The Return on Investment of Open Source Data Integration
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the different alternatives to open source data integration, and presents the visible and hidden costs of these alternatives, on several types of projects.
Posted: 24 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Talend

Offshoring ETL Development in EPM Projects
sponsored by Hexaware Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn why ETL development projects place a particular emphasis on quick turnaround, optimal performance and iterative development. Explore how you can execute EPM projects smoothly and with utmost efficiency, coordination and cost effectiveness.
Posted: 10 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Hexaware Technologies
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ETL (SOFTWARE) DEFINITION (continued): …  state. Finally, the load function is used to write the resulting data (either all of the subset or just the changes) to a target database, which may or may not previously exist. ETL can be used to acquire a temporary subset of data for reports or other purposes, or a more permanent data set may be acquired for other purposes such as: the population of a data mart or data warehouse; conversion from one database type to another; and the migration of data from one database or platform to another.Getting started with ETLTo explore how ETL is used in the enterprise, here are some additional resources:ETL … 
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