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Practical solutions and best practices for getting the most out of Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services
The 2012 release of Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) offers significant new and enhanced features that greatly expand the capabilities of this productbut only if you know how to exploit them effectively. This book shows you how. It not only covers the latest features of the 2012 product release, it teaches you best practices for using them effectively. Each chapter includes helpful case studies and tutorial examplesall based on years of the expert authors' real-world experienceto better illustrate concepts and techniques.
Professional Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Integration Services:
Explains how to extract, transform, and load (ETL) data with SSIS
Covers each of the many SSIS tasks and Data Flow components
Teaches you the most effective techniques for performance tuning SSIS
Covers advanced techniques for data cleansing and incremental loads
Shows how to load a data warehouse using built-in components in SSIS
Covers best practices for manageability and scalability
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About the Author
Brian Knight is the founder of Pragmatic Works and co-founder of SQLServerCentral.com and JumpstartTV.com.
Erik Veerman is a consultant, author, trainer, and a mentor with SolidQ. His award-winning industry recognition includes Microsoft's BI Solution of the Year and SQL Server Magazine's Innovator Cup.
Jessica M. Moss is a well-known architect, speaker, author, and Microsoft MVP of SQL Server business intelligence who has created data warehousing solutions for a variety of industries.
Mike Davis, MCTS, MCITP, is the Managing Project Lead at Pragmatic Works. He has co-authored several business intelligence books and regularly speaks at SQL events.
Chris Rock is a software developer and program manager at Pragmatic Works, where he develops custom SSIS components and software.