Migrating from a file-based system to a repository-based system and vice-versa

No matter which storage system you are using, file based or repository based, you may want to move your work to the other system. The following tables summarize the procedure for doing that:

Migrating from file-based configuration to repository-based configuration:

PDI element

Procedure for migrating from file to repository

Transformations or jobs

From File | Import from an XML file, browse to locate the .ktr/.kjb file to import and open it. Once the file has been imported, you can save it into the repository as usual.

Database connections, partition schemas, slaves, and clusters

When importing from XML, a job or transformation that uses the database connection, ...

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