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Thread: Converting data

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2006

    Converting data

    hi, i was jus hoping to get a bit of info, i've a job interview tommorrow n one of the key aspects is converting data between databases, i dont know what type of systems they are using. I was jus wondering if there were a few things i could say to dazzle them? i know there is a common program (or more than one?) that are used as a standard to convert data, whats its name? any help greatfully repaid in jack daniels n coke when i get the job

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jun 2003
    Be prepared to discuss staging tables, two-pass synchronization (insert/update), three-pass (insert/update/delete), and error handling.
    If they are using SQL Server, be familiar with DTS packages.
    If it's not practically useful, then it's practically useless.

    blindman "sqlblindman"

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