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Anuradha Bankar

Anuradha Bankar

BI Practise Head at e-Zest with more than 10 yrs of experience in analytics.

Recent Posts by Anuradha Bankar:

Connecting to Magento API with Pentaho ETL (Spoon)

Magento is a popular open-source e-commerce platform which is highly customizable and has all the features to build a shopping website. Quite often Magento has to work with other applications and for this, Magento provides both REST and SOAP APIs. API provides you with the ability to manage your eCommerce stores by providing calls for working with resources such as customers, categories, products, and sales orders. It also lets you to manage shopping carts and inventory. Both sets of API allows to carry out more or less the same operations to Magento data. 

Topics: pentaho Magento Magento API Pentaho ETL Pentaho Spoon

Elasticsearch vs Graph Database

Recently, I worked on a project which involved building a genealogy portal to gather information about individuals and their genealogical/family links. Through the portal, the users could access and collaborate on comprehensive family trees. Target users were curious amateurs, genealogists, researchers, and professionals related to this space. In order to build this for different users, we needed flexibility to build different search interfaces.

Topics: Graph Database analytics Elasticsearch Technology

Sharding and Replication in MongoDB

Sharding and Replication have become important tool in today’s application database design. We have couple of ongoing projects where we are working with MongoDB NoSQL database. Hence my blog is going to talk about how these concepts are implemented in MongoDB NoSQL database.

Topics: Sharding in MongoDB NoSQL database business intelligence Sharding and Replication analytics Replication in MongoDB NoSQL database Technology

Dynamic Schema in NoSQL

I always used to wonder why we need NoSQL database in first place like most of the developers who have worked on SQL. As I started exploring it, the thing that struck me most is NoSQL's "Dynamic Schema".

Topics: business intelligence

Amazon Redshift for Big Data Analysis

Amazon Web Services recently launched its low-cost big data analysis service Redshift. Amazon Redshift is a new data warehouse for big data on cloud. It is a specialized type of relational database, optimized for high-performance analysis and reporting of very large datasets.

Topics: amazon web services business intelligence data warehousing solutions Big Data Analysis big data on cloud Hadoop cloud computing Technology Amazon Redshift

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