The data gathered from the internet through web scraping is usually unstructured and needs to be formatted in order to be used for analysis. This page goes into detail about a couple of common needs…
The data gathered from the internet through web scraping is usually unstructured and needs to be formatted in order to be used for analysis. Extract Transform Load (ETL) is a data management process that is a critical part of most organizations as they manage their data pipeline. ETL tools and products can help combine data from multiple sources, databases, files, APIs, Data Warehouses and Data Lakes, external partners data, and website data, to clean and consolidate it and make it more accessible and useful to the organization.
Here are the best ETL frameworks that we will be comparing are listed below:
Best Open Source ETL Tools and Products
- Talend Open Studio for Data Integration
- Pentaho Data Integration (Kettle)
Best Commercial ETL Tools and Products
- Informatica – PowerCenter
- Data Oracle Integrator
- Microsoft SQL Server Integrated Services (SSIS)
- IBM Infosphere Information Server
- SAP – BusinessObjects Data Integrator
Talend Open Studio for Data Integration
Talend Data Studio provides data integrations processes and is built on the Eclipse graphical environment which makes the mapping between source and destination easy. You can drag and drop components into your workspace and configure and transform them accordingly. You can save your work to the repository to reuse the components. Talend has a dynamic pricing model which can be upgraded if you require more features and capabilities for a project.