ETL


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ETL

(database)
The processes of Extracting, Transforming (or Transporting), and Loading data from source systems into a data warehouse.

ETL

Abbr. for Electrical Testing Laboratories, Inc.

ETL

(Extract, Transform, Load) The functions performed when pulling data out of one database and placing it into another of a different type. ETL is used to migrate data, often from relational databases into decision support systems.

ETL, EII and EAI
ETL differs from EII (enterprise information integration), which aggregates data temporarily from disparate data sources, and EAI (enterprise application integration), which integrates data from one application to another. See EII and EAI.
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ETL Systems supplied a large amount of the RF hardware required for the six Ka-band and nine Ku-band gateways and ground stations, which are located around the world.
ETL, a global designer and manufacturer of RF distribution equipment for satellite communications, supplied multiple 16x16 Victor L-band Matrices to Broadcast RF - providers of high quality, state-of-the-art RF technology used in the making of television programmes covering sports, news and light entertainment events - which they are using flexibly for different events.
With its massively parallel processing, Hadoop once held promise for transforming the ETL process on large datasets - but moving ETLs to Hadoop still requires heavy MapReduce coding, which defeats the purpose," notes Shahab Kamal, Executive Vice President - Client Management & Solution Engineering at Bitwise.
ETL has also unveiled the 128x128 high density Vulcan matrix which is designed for larger satellite teleports and is ideal for distribution of high volumes of L-band signals in broadcast or government locations.
Capitalizing on the efficiency and power of Hadoop, many organizations are embarking on Hadoop ETL initiatives, but Hadoop is not a complete ETL solution.
The ETL also marked its 20th anniversary in July this year as a part of which the employees took part in local beach cleanup activities and visited an aid relief facility.
ETL has a broad range of clients ranging from large multinational food groups to UK-based large food and drink businesses.
Payers are ahead of the game with ETL, based on their dominant use of claims data.
An ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) product from data integration company Sunopsis has been selected by Gruppo PAM, a supermarket chain in Italy, for integration into its IT architecture.
ETL was founded as a management buyout by senior executives from Prism Technologies, with money from the Welsh Assembly Government, and Finance Wales Investments Ltd.
The main obstacle for an IT team to move from hand-coding to an ETL tool is the flexibility that the developer looses when using a tool.
Ascential Software earned recognition for extreme ETL scalability, advanced connectivity, a price/performance ratio that is more favorable than that of other vendors assessed in the report, and complete collaborative capabilities.