Month: September 2018

From Dust to Trust: How to Make Your Salesforce Data Better

Salesforce is like a goldmine. You own it but it’s up to you to extract gold out of it. Sound complicated? With Dreamforce in full swing, we are reminded that trusted data is the key to success for any organization. According to a Salesforce survey, “68% of sales professionals say it is absolutely critical or very […]


Overview: Talend Server Applications with Docker

Talend & Docker Since the release of Talend 7, a major update in our software, users have been given the ability to build a complete integration flow in a CI/CD pipeline which allows to build Docker images. For more on this feature, I invite you to read the blog written by Thibault Gourdel on Going […]


The Big Data Debate: Batch vs. Streaming Processing

While data is the new currency in today’s digital economy, it’s still a struggle to keep pace with the changes in enterprise data and the growing business demands for information. That’s why companies are liberating data from legacy infrastructures by moving over to the cloud to scale data-driven decision making. This ensures that their precious […]


Serverless: A Game Changer for Data Integration

The concept of cloud computing has been around for years, but cloud services truly became democratized with the advent of virtual machines and the launch of Amazon Elastic Compute in 2006. Following Amazon, Google launched Google App Engine in 2008, and then Microsoft launched Azure in 2010. At first, cloud computing offerings were not all […]


Key Considerations for Converting Legacy ETL to Modern ETL

Recently, there has been a surge in our customers who want to move away from legacy data integration platforms to adopting Talend as their one-stop shop for all their integration needs. Some of the organizations have thousands of legacy ETL jobs to convert to Talend before they are fully operational. The big question that lurks […]


Metadata Management 101: What, Why, and How

Metadata Management has slowly become one of the most important practices for a successful digital initiative strategy. With the rise of distributed architectures such as Big Data and Cloud which can create siloed systems and data, metadata management is now vital for managing the information assets in an organization. The internet has a lot of […]


[Step-by-Step] How to Load Salesforce Data Into Snowflake in Minutes

As cloud technologies move into the mainstream at an unprecedented rate, organizations are augmenting existing, on-premise data centers with cloud technologies and solutions—or even replacing on-premise data storage and applications altogether. But in almost any modern environment, data will be gathered from multiple sources at a variety of physical locations (public cloud, private cloud, or […]