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November 13, 2006

Update

Hi Y'all,

Sorry its been such a long time since posting; here's the catch-up.

Things are still moving along on the Metadata front; we now have SuperGlue from Informatica; and in between deliverables on other projects I try to get it running.

Its been installed twice; the first time I had it to the point where I had a couple Xconnects defined and running, although not on a scheduled basis. The Xconnects are the canned set of mapping that ship with SuperGlue and import the data from various sources; the most important of which is the Informatica Repository itself.

Unfortunately, not long after, we lost a disk in the array where our databases were kept; and the DBA's decided not to recover the SuperGlue repository.

So I started from scratch.

I am now to the point where its time to start defining the sources and then configure the Xconnects again; but other projects are eating up my time again.

On the Ab Initio front; one of my co-workers went to a seminar recently on Ab Initio; and also spoke to a manager in another part of our company who is receptive to the idea of sharing his instance with us.

We will see which avenue bears the most fruit.

Posted by RDM at November 13, 2006 9:45 AM

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