Master the features of Pentaho Data Integration with Packt’s new book and eBook

January 2014 | Beginner's Guides, Open Source

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Pentaho Data Integration Beginner's Guide - Second Edition, a practical guide which helps readers to overcome the difficulty faced during capturing, manipulating, cleansing, transferring, and loading data effectively with Pentaho Data Integration. The book is 502 pages long and is competitively priced at $49.99. It is also available in all popular eBook formats including Kindle and selected library formats for $29.99.

About the author:
María Carina Roldán has worked as a BI consultant for more than 10 years. She earned her Bachelor's degree in Computer Science at UNLP in La Plata and then completed her post graduation in Statistics at the University of Buenos Aires. Over the last four years, she has been dedicated full-time to developing BI solutions using Pentaho Suite. Currently, she works for Webdetails, one of the main Pentaho contributors.

Pentaho Data Integration is a full-featured open source ETL solution that allows you to meet the prime requirements in every IT organization. It has an intuitive, graphical, drag-and-drop design environment, and its ETL capabilities are extremely powerful.

Pentaho Data Integration Beginner's Guide - Second Edition starts with the installation of Pentaho Data Integration software and then moves on to cover all the key Pentaho Data Integration concepts. The prime requirements in every IT organization are capturing, manipulating, cleansing, transferring, and loading data effectively, and this book provides thorough coverage of how to successfully meet these requirements as well as guides readers through how to overcome any difficulties which may arise.

The chapters in this book introduce readers to data warehouse concepts and teach them how to load data in a data warehouse, allowing readers to gradually get involved with the tool. With this book, readers will first learn how to do all kinds of data manipulation and how to work with plain files. The book then gradually gives them a primer on simple and complex processes and enables them to successfully work with databases inside Pentaho Data Integration.

The following are the chapters featured in the book:
(the chapters are not available on the book page, I’ll update it later)

About Packt:
Packt is one of the most prolific and fastest-growing tech book publishers in the world. Originally focused on open source software, Packt books now focus on practicality, recognizing that readers are ultimately concerned with getting the job done. Packt’s digitally focused business model allows them to publish up-to-date books in very specific areas.




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