July 7, 2017
Introducing the Adaptive Execution Layer and Spark Architecture
Recently Pentaho announced the release of Pentaho 7.1 . Don’t let the point release numbering make you think this is a small release. This is one of the most significant releases of Pentaho Data Integration! With the introduction of the Adaptive Execution Layer (AEL) and Spark, this release leapfrogs the...
March 14, 2017
4 Steps to Machine Learning with Pentaho
The power of Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) for data access, blending and governance has been demonstrated and documented numerous times. However, perhaps less well known is how PDI as a platform, with all its data munging [1] power, is ideally suited to orchestrate and automate up to three stages of...
June 10, 2016
Pentaho Data Lineage and Third-Party Tools
At Pentaho, we’re constantly playing around with the latest programming tools so that developers and customers can use our portfolio of capabilities to the fullest extent. Today, we’d like to highlight how you can use PDI with third-party tools such as yEd – a free desktop application for generating diagrams...
July 30, 2012
In honor of the Olympics...here is an Analytical Dashboard I created to compare and contrast the medaling countries from 1976 to 2008. Enjoy. Wayne Johnson Senior Sales Engineer This blog was originally posted Wayne's blog, Business Intelligence in Real Life
September 17, 2010
Ahhhh the Wizard. As defined by Wikipedia (you know, if it is on Wikipedia, it must be true) ... "A magician, sorcerer, witch, or person known under one of many terms who practices magic derived from supernatural sources." Well then, why software developers name the "easy to use" part of...