Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook

Second Edition

Author: Alex Meadows,Adrián Sergio Pulvirenti,María Carina Roldán

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783280689

Category: Computers

Page: 462

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Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook Second Edition is written in a cookbook format, presenting examples in the style of recipes.This allows you to go directly to your topic of interest, or follow topics throughout a chapter to gain a thorough in-depth knowledge.Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook Second Edition is designed for developers who are familiar with the basics of Kettle but who wish to move up to the next level.It is also aimed at advanced users that want to learn how to use the new features of PDI as well as and best practices for working with Kettle.
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Pentaho Data Integration Beginner's Guide

Second Edition

Author: María Carina Roldán

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1782165053

Category: Computers

Page: 502

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This book focuses on teaching you by example. The book walks you through every aspect of Pentaho Data Integration, giving systematic instructions in a friendly style, allowing you to learn in front of your computer, playing with the tool. The extensive use of drawings and screenshots make the process of learning Pentaho Data Integration easy. Throughout the book, numerous tips and helpful hints are provided that you will not find anywhere else.This book is a must-have for software developers, database administrators, IT students, and everyone involved or interested in developing ETL solutions, or, more generally, doing any kind of data manipulation. Those who have never used Pentaho Data Integration will benefit most from the book, but those who have, they will also find it useful.This book is also a good starting point for database administrators, data warehouse designers, architects, or anyone who is responsible for data warehouse projects and needs to load data into them.
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Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE

An end-to-end guide to exploring, transforming, and integrating your data across multiple sources

Author: Maria Carina Roldan

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1788290070

Category: Computers

Page: 500

View: 1895

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Get up and running with the Pentaho Data Integration tool using this hands-on, easy-to-read guide About This Book Manipulate your data by exploring, transforming, validating, and integrating it using Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE A comprehensive guide exploring the features of Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE Connect to any database engine, explore the databases, and perform all kind of operations on relational databases Who This Book Is For This book is a must-have for software developers, business intelligence analysts, IT students, or anyone involved or interested in developing ETL solutions. If you plan on using Pentaho Data Integration for doing any data manipulation task, this book will help you as well. This book is also a good starting point for data warehouse designers, architects, or anyone who is responsible for data warehouse projects and needs to load data into them. What You Will Learn Explore the features and capabilities of Pentaho Data Integration 8 Community Edition Install and get started with PDI Learn the ins and outs of Spoon, the graphical designer tool Learn to get data from all kind of data sources, such as plain files, Excel spreadsheets, databases, and XML files Use Pentaho Data Integration to perform CRUD (create, read, update, and delete) operations on relationaldatabases Populate a data mart with Pentaho Data Integration Use Pentaho Data Integration to organize files and folders, run daily processes, deal with errors, and more In Detail Pentaho Data Integration(PDI) is an intuitive and graphical environment packed with drag-and-drop design and powerful Extract-Tranform-Load (ETL) capabilities. This book shows and explains the new interactive features of Spoon, the revamped look and feel, and the newest features of the tool including transformations and jobs Executors and the invaluable Metadata Injection capability. We begin with the installation of PDI software and then move on to cover all the key PDI concepts. Each of the chapter introduces new features, enabling you to gradually get practicing with the tool. First, you will learn to do all kind of data manipulation and work with simple plain files. Then, the book teaches you how you can work with relational databases inside PDI. Moreover, you will be given a primer on data warehouse concepts and you will learn how to load data in a data warehouse. During the course of this book, you will be familiarized with its intuitive, graphical and drag-and-drop design environment. By the end of this book, you will learn everything you need to know in order to meet your data manipulation requirements. Besides, your will be given best practices and advises for designing and deploying your projects. Style and approach Step by step guide filled with practical, real world scenarios and examples.
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Learning Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE - Third Edition

Author: Maria Carina Roldan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781788292436

Category: Computers

Page: 500

View: 4510

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Get up and running with the Pentaho Data Integration tool using this hands-on, easy-to-read guideAbout This Book* Manipulate your data by exploring, transforming, validating, and integrating it using Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE* A comprehensive guide exploring the features of Pentaho Data Integration 8 CE* Connect to any database engine, explore the databases, and perform all kind of operations on relational databasesWho This Book Is ForThis book is a must-have for software developers, business intelligence analysts, IT students, or anyone involved or interested in developing ETL solutions. If you plan on using Pentaho Data Integration for doing any data manipulation task, this book will help you as well. This book is also a good starting point for data warehouse designers, architects, or anyone who is responsible for data warehouse projects and needs to load data into them.What You Will Learn* Explore the features and capabilities of Pentaho Data Integration 8 Community Edition* Install and get started with PDI* Learn the ins and outs of Spoon, the graphical designer tool* Learn to get data from all kind of data sources, such as plain files, Excel spreadsheets, databases, and XML files* Use Pentaho Data Integration to perform CRUD (create, read, update, and delete) operations on relationaldatabases* Populate a data mart with Pentaho Data Integration* Use Pentaho Data Integration to organize files and folders, run daily processes, deal with errors, and moreIn DetailPentaho Data Integration(PDI) is an intuitive and graphical environment packed with drag-and-drop design and powerful Extract-Tranform-Load (ETL) capabilities. This book shows and explains the new interactive features of Spoon, the revamped look and feel, and the newest features of the tool including transformations and jobs Executors and the invaluable Metadata Injection capability.We begin with the installation of PDI software and then move on to cover all the key PDI concepts. Each of the chapter introduces new features, enabling you to gradually get practicing with the tool. First, you will learn to do all kind of data manipulation and work with simple plain files. Then, the book teaches you how you can work with relational databases inside PDI. Moreover, you will be given a primer on data warehouse concepts and you will learn how to load data in a data warehouse. During the course of this book, you will be familiarized with its intuitive, graphical and drag-and-drop design environment.By the end of this book, you will learn everything you need to know in order to meet your data manipulation requirements. Besides, your will be given best practices and advises for designing and deploying your projects.Style and approachStep by step guide filled with practical, real world scenarios and examples.
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Pentaho Business Analytics Cookbook

Author: Sergio Ramazzina

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1783289368

Category: Computers

Page: 392

View: 5088

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This practical guide contains a wide variety of recipes, taking you through all the topics you need to quickly familiarize yourself with Pentaho and extend your Pentaho skillset. If you are involved in daily activities using Pentaho Business Analytics platform, this is the book for you. It is a good companion to get you quickly acquainted with everything you need to increase your productivity with the platform. We assume basic familiarity with Pentaho, data warehouse design and SQL, HTML, and XML.
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Learning Pentaho CTools

Author: Miguel Gaspar

Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd

ISBN: 1785289373

Category: Computers

Page: 388

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Acquire finesse with CTools features and build rich and custom analytics solutions using Pentaho About This Book Learn everything you need to know to make the most of CTools Create interactive and remarkable dashboards using the CTools Understand how to use and create data visualizations that can make the difference The author of our book works for Pentaho as a Senior Consultant Acts as a follow-up to Packt's previously published products on Pentaho such as Pentaho Business Analytics Cookbook, Pentaho Analytics for MongoDB, Pentaho Data Integration Cookbook - Second Edition, and Pentaho Reporting [Video] Our book is based on the latest version of Pentaho, that is, 6.0 Who This Book Is For If you are a CTools developer and would like to expand your knowledge and create attractive dashboards and frameworks, this book is the go-to-guide for you. A basic knowledge of JavaScript and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) is highly recommended. What You Will Learn Install Community Tools on Pentaho; and understand the necessary concepts and considerations when creating an exciting dashboard design Get data from many different Pentaho datasources and deliver it in different formats (CSV, XLS, XML, or JSON) Use the Community Data Access (CDA) as the data abstraction layer and understand the concepts in the Community Dashboard Framework (CDF) Create a Community Dashboard Editor (CDE) dashboard and make the most of the main components Create and make use of widgets and use duplicate components to have data-driven sections on the dashboard Customize and create interaction between all components, including charts, using the Community Charts Components Create and embed dashboards in a better and new way Create plugins and make use of parameters inside Pentaho without writing code In Detail Pentaho and CTools are two of the fastest and most rapidly growing tools for practical solutions not found in any other tool available on the market. Using Pentaho allows you to build a complete analytics solution, and CTools brings an advanced flexibility to customizing them in a remarkable way. CTools provides its users with the ability to utilize Web technologies and data visualization concepts, and make the most of best practices to create a huge visual impact. The book starts with the basics of the framework and how to get data to your dashboards. We'll take you all the way through to create your custom and advanced dashboards that will create an effective visual impact and provide the best user experience. You will be given deep insights into the lifecycle of dashboards and the working of various components. Further, you will create a custom dashboard using the Community Dashboards Editor and use datasources to load data on the components. You will also create custom content using Query, the Freeform Addins Popup, and text components. Next, you will make use of widgets to create similar sections and duplicate components to reproduce other components on a dashboard. You will then learn to build a plugin without writing Java code, use Sparkl as a CPK plugin manager, and understand the application of deployment and version control to dashboard development. Finally, you will learn tips and tricks that can be very useful while embedding dashboards into other applications. This guide is an invaluable tutorial if you are planning to use custom and advanced dashboards among the solutions that you are building with Pentaho. Style and approach This book is a pragmatic, easy-to-follow guide that provides theoretical concepts, ideas, and tricks to better understand the necessary theoretical concepts. It also provides you with a set of highly intriguing samples of dashboards with customized code within them that can be utilized for future projects.
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