Data profiling is a commonly used term in the discipline of data management, yet the perception is that it is elusive, vague, and mostly unappealing to all but the most technical. In this whitepaper, you will rediscover the importance of profiling and explore interesting and useful forms of metadata that the profiling process generates. You will also uncover advanced techniques to ascertain the quality of your data, as well as the ability to automate the consolidation of records from tables having different structures, all through the use of profiled metadata.
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- The basics of profiling
- Practical applications of profiling
- How to automate data importing and consolidation
- Why you need to move away from generic metadata types