Is ETL Development doomed?

This is a pretty good article about tools to automate the ETL development process. Here is a list of tools covered:

  • AnalytixDS Mapping Manager
  • Varigence MIST (leveraging the open source BIML)
  • Dimodelo Architect
  • BIReady
  • Wherescape RED

I am quiet impressed with the BIReady. However, they do not imply you could close your eyes when doing your ETL. You still need to understand what these tools are doing so you can maintain your data. Check them out if you are interested.

Reference: Is ETL Development doomed?

Advertisements

2 Comments

  1. Hi Joseph,
    While BIReady does not mean doing the job with your eyes closed(!) it does automate a lot more of your data warehouse that many of the other data warehouse automation tools mentioned. Most importantly, BIReady designs your target EDW (in 3NF or Data Vault) as well as your star-schema data marts.
    All the best!
    Ian

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s