I have a "theory" question that I feel would get nailed on stack overflow, and belongs here... I have an excel template that we use to display report data. As of now someone is manually copying and ...
I receive several CSV files each quarter to process through an SSIS package, and the formatting is inconsistent. This quarter, I encountered what I term optional text qualifiers--text qualifer of ...
How does Master Data Services and Data Quality Services fit into the existing BI stack? In SSIS there is a Fuzzy Lookup and Fuzzy Grouping component. Therefore I am tring to compare: SSIS v MDS/DQS. ...
I'm trying to do some technical documentation and would like to include some diagrams to better explain the processes in the system. The process I'm currently trying to describe is the following: ...
When should I use one versus the other? For instance, let's say I have 20 comma delimited, denormalized text files and I want to transform the data and load it into normalized SQL Server tables.
What are the disadvantages of using stored procedures, SSIS, and SSRS to implement business applications? [closed]
Recently, it was suggested that many projects (where I work) should be implemented using some combination of stored procedures (on SQL Sever / T-SQL), SSIS, and SSRS. In one specific project, SSIS ...
My department specializes in converting customer data into our database schema so that they can use our software. Right now, we have C# applications that take an IDataReader (99% of the time it is a ...
I’m a self-taught SQL developer that has worked for small to mid-sized companies. Most of my experience has been writing SQL statements for reporting, data scrubs, and never in a formalized IT ...
I was look for a good resource to learning SQL Server business Studio and in particular SSIS packages, any sugguestions?