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Pentaho Data Integration 4 Cookbook by María Carina Roldán, Adrián Sergio Pulvirenti

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Chapter 8. Integrating Kettle and the Pentaho Suite

In this chapter, we will cover:

  • Creating a Pentaho report with data coming from PDI
  • Configuring the Pentaho BI Server for running PDI jobs and transformations
  • Executing a PDI transformation as part of a Pentaho process
  • Executing a PDI job from the PUC (Pentaho User Console)
  • Generating files from the PUC with PDI and the CDA (Community Data Access) plugin
  • Populating a CDF (Community Dashboard Framework) dashboard with data coming from a PDI transformation

Introduction

Kettle, also known as PDI, is mostly used as a stand-alone application. However, it is not an isolated tool, but part of the Pentaho Business Intelligence Suite. As such, it can also interact with other components of the suite; for example, ...

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