Ab Initio Training

Learn how to use Ab Initio® from beginner level to advanced techniques which is taught by experienced working professionals. With our Ab Initio Training, you’ll learn concepts in expert level with practical manner.

Ab Initio Course Syllabus

Introduction to Abinitio software

Ab initio Architecute

  • Understanding GDE
  • Understanding Co-op System
  • Understanding EME/Application hub

Understanding Host connection settings

  • Configure host settings

Understanding Abinitio Jobs/ Graphs

  • Basics of Graphs
  • Building and executing graphs
  • Understanding Sandboxes/Projects

Understanding components inside a graph

  • Record formats, DML, Transform functions, Key specifiers
  • Dataset components/ Table components/Program components
  • Layout
  • Parameters
  • Validating the graphs and understanding the error messages
  • Component Overview-Editors
    • Record Format Editors
    • Expression Editors
    • Transform Editors
    • Key Spefifier Editors
    • Package Editiors
    • Variable Editors

Component Overview-Dataset components

  • Input file
  • Output File
  • Intermediate file
  • Lookup files and Lookup Functions

Component Overview-Dataset components

  • Filter by expression
  • Dedup sorted
  • Reformat
  • Aggregate
  • Scan
  • Rollup
  • Join
  • Match sorted
  • Normalize
  • Denormalize Sorted

Understanding partitioning Concepts and mutifiles

  • Understanding Multifiles
  • Understanding Parallelism
    • Data Parallelism
    • Component Parallelism
    • Pipeline parallelism

Component Overview-Partition components

  • Broadcast
  • Partition by key
  • Partition by expression
  • Partition by round robin
  • Partition by range
  • Partition by load balance

Component Overview-Departition components

  • Gather
  • Concatenate
  • Interleave
  • Merge

Component Overview-Database Components, dbc file configuration

  • Understanding database configuration
  • Input table
  • Output table
  • Run SQL
  • Truncate Table
  • Update Table
  • Join with DB

Component Overview- Miscelleneous Components

  • Redefine format
  • Gather Logs
  • Replicate
  • Run Program
  • Trash

Component Overview- Validate Components

  • Check Order
  • Compare Records
  • Validate Records
  • Generate Record
  • Create Data
  • Compute Checksum

Understanding Performance Tuning

  • Component Folding

Additional Graph concepts

  • Tagging
  • Branching
  • Checkin-Checkout
  • Locking
  • Common projects
  • Dependancy analysys/Impact analysys
  • Generic Graphs/Reusable Graphs
  • Conditional components
  • Concept of Phases and check point

Understanding Plans/ConductIT

Understanding Continuous Flows

Understanding various command line options/ configuration Variables

  • m commands
  • air commands
  • configuration variables
  • Environment variables

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