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Xplenty explains the basics of Data Integration: What is ETL (Extract Transform Load), what are its main functions and when you would need them.
Which BI architecture is better for your organization, ETL or ELT? This article explains the considerations and also how they relate to Data Warehouses and Data Lakes.
Matt Mueller, President of a BI and analytics recruitment firm, shares his tips and best practices on how to hire a ‘Head of BI’.
Today, we have great news to share - Xplenty was included in StartUp50.com’s Annual StartUp Big 50 List. To earn our well-deserved spot in the Big 50 we had to battle our way through three rounds of tough competition with over 200 applicants vying for 50 spots..
Data warehouses (DWHs) are widely recognized as essential components of business intelligence and analytics operations. But the question of whether the optimal deployment route is in the cloud or on-premise remains hotly debated.
Like so many things, the truth is that there is no one-size-fits-all solution. Every business is different, and there are advantages and disadvantages in both approaches. On the one hand the cloud offers scalability and low entry cost advantages. On the other, there’s the security and flexibility that only an on-prem solution can offer.
Why you need a Data Integration Layer (ETL), reasons to use a SaaS based tool for ETL rather than coding it through scripts.
Xplenty, swoops in as a superhero in the world of ETL, to save you time (which means money) getting all that data into your company’s analytic data store. Grab data from Asana, as well as your other data sources, and transform and manipulate the data before it gets into your data warehouse.
Xplenty integration with HipChat is super fast and incredibly easy using Xplenty’s HipChat hooks. Xplenty’s HipChat hooks allow you to get real-time updates about your account activity into your HipChat rooms.
Xplenty's integration with Salesforce is the easiest way to read and process your data from Salesforce and move it to an analytic data stores such as Amazon Redshift or Google BigQuery.
We already integrate with many tools to reduce the bulk of time you likely spend on cleaning your data and preparing it for analytics. We want to continue to make ETL easy no matter what tools and platforms you use so we are constantly integrating with all the latest and greatest.
Our latest integration... is PagerDuty. And we are hooked!
At Xplenty, we aim to make moving and processing data as quick and seamless as possible.
We integrate with a ton of tools your teams already uses to make the process even easier, like Intercom, Hubspot and tons of others.
And today we wanted to share our latest integration. Slack!
Writing your own ETL code is not trivial. What starts out as a simple ETL process gets more complex over time. So does the coding, which becomes less manageable. A short story that morphs into a convoluted volume that rivals Tolstoy’s War & Peace.