The “New Reformat Job” wizard in the IRI Workbench NextForm menu virtualizes disparate data sources to produce immediate, fit-for-purpose views. This feature provides a simple and free or low-cost data federation vehicle for IRI NextForm, IRI CoSort, or IRI Voracity platform users.
This is the final article in a three-part blog series introducing IRI’s new data structuring technology. The first blog introduces “dark data” and the unstructured sources the wizard can analyze.
The increasing sophistication of software applications and the expanding role of database testers require high volumes of high quality, realistic test data that can faithfully represent existing, and stress-test new, platforms.
One of the best ways to speed up big data processing operations is to not process so much data in the first place; i.e. to eliminate unnecessary data ahead of time.