There’s a lot your BI solution can do to make reporting off live data faster and more efficient; but when you’re looking for an even more substantial performance boost, it’s time to bring out the big guns. Any pre-processing you do to your data is work your system can skip when actually executing a report, bringing you the insights you need faster.
ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) is the hero behind this pre-processing. Kinda fuzzy on what ETL entails? This infographic is for you.