In this chapter, we will cover the following recipes:
The Thin Kettle JDBC Driver provides a means for a Java-based client to query the results of a transformation.
It is a new concept pioneered by Matt Casters, (
@mattcasters), the Chief Architect of Data Integration at Pentaho and Kettle project founder. It allows any Java-based, JDBC-compliant tool, including third-party reporting systems, to execute a query against a predefined Kettle transformation. This works a lot like a traditional SQL query. ...