Logging and Reporting Patterns
An essential part of managing any application is knowing what happens during the day-to-day usage of the application. This theme holds especially true in ETL solutions in which the data being manipulated can be used for reporting and analysis. Administrators satisfy this need through logging and reporting of the executions, errors, and statuses of the applications, which fits perfectly into the management framework concept.
The past few chapters have discussed how to set up other pieces of the management framework, including how to execute parent-child packages and how to implement centralized custom ...