How to Build an ETL Pipeline for ElasticSearch Using Segment and Iron.io

ETL is a common pattern in the big data world for collecting and consolidating data for storage and/or analysis. Here’s the basic process:

  • Extract data from a variety of sources
  • Transform data through a set of custom processes
  • Load data to external databases or data warehouses

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Segment.io adds Iron.io as an endpoint for message queueing


Iron.io + Segment.io = Integration Goodness

IronMQ has just been added as an endpoint for message queueing within Segment.io. Segment.io provides a single gateway that lets developers, marketers, and analysts pipe logs, metrics, user actions, and other key app data to hundreds of other applications and tools.

The Segment.io API acts as a control for other analytics tools, allowing developers to integrate one single API in place of many. Continue reading “Segment.io adds Iron.io as an endpoint for message queueing”