Flexter Enterprise XML Converter - FAQ

Vadim Mytarev Flexter, XML

Which data formats apart from XML also give you the heebie jeebies and need to be liberated? Please leave a comment below or reach out to us.

Flexter XML Converter V2 Released

Uli Bethke Flexter

We have released V2 of our powerful enterprise XML converter Flexter Data Liberator. You can now process XML files without the need for a separate XSD. Under the hood, Flexter samples the submitted XML files and based on statistics derives a schema. In combination with the optimisation features we are able to generate an ultra compact target schema. As of ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Converting and Analysing EU Tender data in XML with Flexter and Dataiku DSS

Uli Bethke Dataiku, Flexter, XML

TED: EU tender notices in XML The European Union publishes public procurement contracts across the EU and EEA on a daily basis. The raw data is made available in XML and can be downloaded from the Tenders Electronic Daily FTP servers. In this tutorial we will see how the Flexter XML parser works hand in hand with Dataiku’s data science ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Automating XML Conversion with Oracle's ETL Tool ODI

Uli Bethke Big Data, Data Warehouse, Flexter, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), XML

In the previous posts we demonstrated how Flexter liberates data from complex XML  files (Converting complex XML to CSV and Bulk loading XML files to Oracle with Flexter), we also presented the challenges when using ODI for the same purpose (Tips for Reverse Engineering complex XSDs such as SEPA and NDC in ODI and Tips for Parsing and Loading complex ...

About the author

Uli Bethke LinkedIn Profile

Uli has 18 years’ hands on experience as a consultant, architect, and manager in the data industry. He frequently speaks at conferences. Uli has architected and delivered data warehouses in Europe, North America, and South East Asia. He is a traveler between the worlds of traditional data warehousing and big data technologies.

Uli is a regular contributor to blogs and books, holds an Oracle ACE award, and chairs the the Hadoop User Group Ireland. He is also a co-founder and VP of the Irish chapter of DAMA, a non for profit global data management organization. He has co-founded the Irish Oracle Big Data User Group.

Parsing XML to Oracle. ODI vs Flexter Enterprise XML Parser

Maciek Kocon Flexter, Oracle, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), SQL, XML, XSD

In some previous posts we demonstrated how to load XML data into an Oracle database using ODI. We first looked at some of the issues when reverse engineering an XSD in ODI. Next we looked at various issues when parsing and processing XML files in ODI. We also showed that Flexter parses XML files without creating a single data flow ...