As of today (Mar 31st), Clover Engine 2.7 branch has been created and the testing/QA process has started. Within approx 2 weeks, brand new version of CloverETL will be ready. It brings many small new features and bug fixes, but also several significant improvements - mostly in speed.[Continue reading]
Can ETL be used for something useful - aside extract, transform & load ?
I played with an idea that common applications, which include data entry & data processing, can be split into simple, web based data entry application (optionally also data presentation) and business logic implemented as an ETL process. With CloverETL, the transformation piece can be also called as a WEB application - thank to Clover's "launch services" which seamlessly convert any transformation into WEB service where data are passed-in and sent-out through HTTP protocol (POST request).[Continue reading]