What is Talend Data Preparation? - 2.3

Talend Data Preparation User Guide

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Talend Documentation Team
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6.5
2.3
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Talend Big Data
Talend Big Data Platform
Talend Data Fabric
Talend Data Integration
Talend Data Management Platform
Talend Data Services Platform
Talend ESB
Talend MDM Platform
Talend Real-Time Big Data Platform
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Data Quality and Preparation > Cleansing data
EnrichPlatform
Talend Data Preparation

Talend Data Preparation is a self-service application that enables information workers to cut hours out of their work day by simplifying and expediting the laborious and time-consuming process of preparing data for analysis or other data-driven tasks.

The application is delivered in two different versions:

  • An open source-based, personal desktop solution with 1-click install, modern user experience, and import/export capabilities for data exchanges.
  • A subscription version that runs on top of the Talend Integration Platform and delivers enterprise-class capabilities together with connectivity to virtually any data source. It fosters collaboration between business people who know the data best and central organizations, like IT or Risk Management, that define the rules and policies for data accessibility and governance.

It includes:

  • Integration and cataloging
  • Data Discovery and Profiling
  • Cleansing, standardizing and shaping
  • Enriching and connecting datasets
  • Operationalizing Data Preparation