Inquidia Labs

  • New from Inquidia Labs: Log Helper for Pentaho Data Integration

    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 07:00
    This plugin is a set of 5 steps to make these and other logging needs easier and faster to implement. [more]
  • Data Architecture Planning

    Inquidia Labs Presents the Parquet Output Plugin for Pentaho Data Integration

    Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 15:15
    The Parquet Output Plugin for Pentaho Data Integration allows data to be written to HDFS in the Parquet file format without requiring intermediate steps. [more]
  • Custom Analytics Simplified: Visual Design for Dynamic Pentaho Mondrian Schemas

    Monday, December 8, 2014 - 10:45
    See how Inquidia Labs has built the tools to help our clients go beyond static OLAP schemas with its new component for fully customizable, Java-free development for dynamic Mondrian schemas. [more]
  • pentaho token replacement

    Inquidia Labs Presents the PDI Token Replacement Plugin

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 08:00
    Inquidia Consulting was an early adopter and remains long-time proponent of the Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) platform, having successfully used and deployed it on 100’s of projects over the past 8 years. It has extremely good performance, a highly productive development environment, a ubiquitous deployment capability and the unique ability to work with classic relational and emerging big data platforms. But, perhaps its best attributes are its extensible architecture and an actively engaged community of... [more]
  • avro

    Pentaho Data Integration AvroOutputPlugin 2.1.1 Released

    Monday, November 24, 2014 - 09:30
    ChangeLog: [#3] Added Metadata Injection Support [#8] Generated schemas will now follow the order of the fields defined in the step. In the case of complex records where records are embedded within records they will be in the schema in the first location where the complex record occurs. [#9] When there are no rows from PDI stream the step no longer fails [#11] Parent folders for schema files will be created when Create Parent Folder... [more]
  • Hadoop Data Importer

    Introducing Inquidia’s Hadoop Datamart Importer

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 08:45
    We created HDI to help our clients rapidly migrate a set of datamart tables (e.g. a star schema) into Hadoop and then enable query access through Impala or Hive. [more]
  • avro

    Updated Avro Plugin for PDI Version 2.1.0

    Friday, October 31, 2014 - 08:45
    The Avro Output Plugin for Pentaho Data Integration allows you to output Avro files using Kettle. Avro files are commonly used in Hadoop allowing for schema evolution and truly separating the write schema from the read schema. System Requirements -Pentaho Data Integration 5.0 or above Installation Using Pentaho Marketplace In the Pentaho Marketplace find the Avro Output plugin and click Install Restart Spoon Manual Install Place the AvroOutputPlugin folder in the ${DI_HOME}/plugins/steps directory Restart Spoon... [more]
  • Tableau Implementation Services

    Refresh Tableau Extract

    Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 17:00
    The Refresh Tableau Server Extract plugin allows you to refresh extracts on the Tableau server on demand using Pentaho Data Integration. This plugin makes it easier to orchestrate adding new data to Tableau extracts. You are no longer limited to scheduling an extract refresh to occur at particular times, instead you can have Pentaho automatically update the extract at the end of the ETL process or when a new file is received for example. No... [more]
  • avro

    Inquidia Consulting Releases Data Integration Component For Improved Big Data Management

    Thursday, October 9, 2014 - 03:00
    Working with complex data structures just got easier with Inquidia’s new data integration component, allowing companies to directly create data in Apache Avro format. [more]
  • Tableau Implementation Services

    Tableau Data Extract Output Plugin for Pentaho Data Integration Now Available

    Monday, March 17, 2014 - 13:45
    Inquidia releases Tableau Data Extract Output plugin for broader data access and enriched integration. Chicago, January 2014 – With Inquidia’s release of the Tableau Data Extract Output Plugin for Pentaho Data Integration, part of the Pentaho Business Analytics platform, it’s now much easier to combine Pentaho’s extensive ETL capabilites with Tableau’s robust visual analytics. Chris Deptula, senior consultant with Inquidia, developed the plugin which is currently available on GitHub and through the Pentaho PDI Marketplace... [more]


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