Death to ETL. How to properly evaluate an ELT platform.

Data engineers are always asking us what to think about when purchasing an ELT platform. We decided to write about it. In this paper we cover the three guiding principles of evaluating an ELT solution:

1. Extensibility: choosing a modular solution that will work for use cases today and tomorrow

2. Trust: reliability, stability, and security, and how an open-source community can contribute to this

3. Efficiency: ensuring the amount of resources put into a tool are less than the output