Ab Initio

ABINITIO COURSE CONTENT

Introduction to Abinitio (What is Abinitio, Why Abinitio, O/S and Hardware Support)

  1. Salient features of Abinitio
  2. Abinitio high level architecture
  3. Co>Op (Co-operating system)
  4. GDE (GDE – Co>Op Connection Method)
  5. Anatomy of a running job
  6. Abinitio terminology (Graph, component,port,dml,xfr,sql etc)
  7. Introduction of Graphs (Basic Graph)
  8. Sandbox and its Structure
  9. Standard Environment, Sandbox and Graph parameters
  10. Parallelism, Types of Parallelism and Layout
  11. Multi file system
  12. Types of flows
  13. Introduction to .dbc file
  14. Components (Various Types of Components)
  • Dataset Components
  • Partition Components
  • Departition Components
  • Transform Components
  • Sort Components
  • Database Components
  • Validate Components
  • Miscellaneous Components
  • Compress Components
  1. Phase and Check point
  2. Common functions available in Abinitio
  3. Conditional components and Sub graphs
  4. Watcher file
  5. Advanced concepts (Brief Introduction)
  • PDL
  • Meta programming
  • Dependency analysis
  • Conduct>It
  1. General tasks using all the components and features –

EME

  1. Introduction to EME
  2. Benefits of EME
  3. EME and Sandbox
  4. Checkin and Checkout
  5. Air utility commands
  6. Locking
  7. Tagging
  8. Wrapper Scripts
  9. Scheduling