News - continued
DataSlave features in
a new ETL report by Bloor Research
Baycastle's outstanding product, DataSlave has
featured favourably within a new ETL report written by Philip Howard
of Bloor Research. Please contact Bloor for details of this comprehensive
review of ETL tools on the market.
“We feel that the research accurately
describes DataSlave as a Departmental ETL tool. We were very pleased
with the top marks awarded DataSlave in the area of Implementation”, Ian Manning, CEO, Baycastle Software Ltd
WIJ Special Media select
DataSlave for data migration
Data is the heart of WIJ’s business. Wij
selected DataSlave for the new system providing data validation,
transformation and export. Data cleaning was an immense task because
of the need for user interaction and the wide number of data channels.
To ensure data quality, more than one million rows are being cleaned,
transformed and migrated to modern database technology without user
“The data challenges facing WIJ are
considerable. DataSlave has been selected to provide a dynamic,
modern tool to manage our data validation and migration.”, Alex Planting, WIJ.
Initial feedback for the
DataSlave user survey
Early results of Baycastle's user survey show a pattern of weekly
and in about 50% of cases, daily use of DataSlave. DataSlave is
now processing more than 10 - 20 million rows of our customers'
data every day. Record sets of up to 5 million rows are regularly
“We are very pleased that DataSlave
is working so hard for our customers. We built the tool to process
data and that would appear to be what it is doing and in volume”,
Jane, Customer Services
What is a Null?
A Null and an empty string are not the same. We discuss when a Null is found in the data and how it is used.
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Handling abbreviations in your data
We discuss how to handle abbreviations found in your source data. DataSlave offers a tool to abbreviate and indeed "de-abbreviate" data.
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