Tag "ETL"

ETL vs ELT: What’s the Difference, How They Help and Common Myths

If you have been using a data warehouse in your organization or are planning to build one, chances are you have already heard about ETL and ELT. But, let’s quickly recap to set the stage for the rest of this discussion. What are ETL and ELT? ETL and ELT refer to whether you transform (“T”)... more

Why You Should Use Informatica’s ELT or Advanced Pushdown Optimization for Snowflake

Learn about scalable, cost-efficient, and extremely productive data integration using Advanced Pushdown Optimization. The importance of using ELT Traditional data warehousing can’t keep up with the demands of rapidly growing data volumes, processing workloads, and data analysis use cases. Many organizations are moving their data warehouses to cloud, as a first step in the data warehouse modernization process.... more

The Cloud is Here – but is your Integration Strategy Ready?

Hybrid IT is here to stay – from Infrastructure and Platforms (AWS/Azure/Google) to SaaS (Software as a Service) and from Mobile to Social – companies are now heavily dependent upon data sources that sit outside of the traditional firewall. The move to the cloud is happening fast – perhaps faster than anyone could have predicted,... more

Informatica and Snowflake: Build your Next-Gen Rapid Data Warehousing on the Cloud

The cloud is proving to be immensely popular as it provides self-service, elastic, managed, on-demand infrastructure, platform and solutions to the organization. Organizations can put just about any process, application or system in the cloud, the data warehouse being one of them. Snowflake is one such data warehouse purpose built for the cloud. According to... more

Transformation Toolkit – Essential Data Management Kit

Transformation is one of those buzzwords of the moment usually preceded by Digital, BSS or OSS. It’s at this point that many people start to debate what it actually means. Once you are past that discussion the business must concern itself with how can we transform. To achieve a successful transformation, like any journey, before... more