Date Added: Oct 2009
The demands to include more diverse data sources in organizations are quickly transforming the traditional requirements for data integration. Organizations need to integrate data continuously with no downtimes and rapid updates to data warehouses. The APP/LOB specialist spends a great deal of time cleansing and removing duplicate data and mapping data from heterogeneous data sources to destination databases during the data warehouse integration. In addition, organizations standard data integration tools do not offer enough functionality to satisfy the data transformation requirements.