Collect Changed Data (1) – Overview

Changed data collecting/capturing is a topic frequently discussed as part of the design of auditing and ETL systems. In auditing system, changed data collection processes are usually just build on the system to be audited. In very few cases, the system needs to audit over the collected historical data, But this is not the case in ETL system. Especially in complex ETL systems, in order to get the desired data shape at target, data from different sources need to be processed into a series of format and saved in the staging area and one or more level posted processes might also be needed.

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