How Tos & Tutorials

How To: Ingest CDC Data Into the Ascend Platform

This How-to video will provide you with an overview of how you can seamlessly ingest change data capture (CDC) data into the Ascend Platform for easy ETLT.  … Read More

How To: Ingest Kafka Event Data with Flex Code Data Connectors

This How-to video will provide you with an overview of how you can now quickly and easily ingest Kafka event data into the Ascend Unified Data Engineering Platform. … Read More

How To: Getting Started with Flex Code Data Connectors

This How-to video will provide you with an overview of the new Flex Code Data Connectors, including how to get started with your own connectors. … Read More

How To: Connecting Ascend.io to Power BI via ODBC

This how-to will walk through how to set up an ODBC connection between Ascend and Power BI in cases when your dataset is too large to expose through the web connector. … Read More

How-to: Redshift Data Ingest & ETL with Ascend.io

This How-to will provide you with an overview of how to ingest data into Redshift by building a production pipeline that automatically keeps data up to date, retries failures, and notifies upon any irrecoverable issues. … Read More

How-to: Snowflake Data Ingest & ETL with Ascend.io

This How-to will provide you with an overview of how to ingest data into Snowflake by building a production pipeline that automatically keeps data up to date, retries failures, and notifies upon any irrecoverable issues. … Read More

Data Lake ETL Tutorial: Transforming Data

This tutorial will give you an overview of the “T” in ETL, namely, how to start transforming your data before you load it into the final destination. We will use SQL in this example, but Ascend also supports Python/PySpark and Scala/Java transformations as well. … Read More

Data Lake ETL Tutorial: Using Ascend No- and Low-Code Connectors to Load Data

Now that we’ve extracted some data from S3, cleaned it up using a SQL transform, we can start on the “L” of ETL and write our data back out to our data lake. Follow this guide to learn how. … Read More