Reading client data from an Excel file - 7.3

Talend Data Preparation Getting Started Guide

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Data Quality and Preparation > Cleansing data

Imagine your company is a provider of movie rental and streaming video services.

In the examples described in this chapter you have to cleanse a file containing data about your customers, such as their names, age, contact details, subscription dates or numbers of rentals. You want to make this data clearer and easier to work with.

The examples provided in this chapter assume that:

  • You have installed Talend Data Preparation. For more information, see the Talend Installation Guide.
  • You are registered in Talend Administration Center as a Talend Data Preparation user.

This scenario describes a variety of actions that you can perform on your client file to remove or correct inconsistencies and improve the quality of your data.