FOSDEM '08 is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet.


Speaker: Matt Casters

Event Track Day Room Start time Duration
Kettle: extracting, transforming and loading data Lightning Talks Saturday Ferrer 16:40 00:15

Matt Casters

Matt Casters is the lead developer of Kettle, an open source ETL project.

He has been an independent BI consultant for many years and implemented numerous data warehouses and BI solutions for large companies. For the last 6 years he have been very busy writing an ETL tool called Kettle. This tool was open sourced in December 2005 and acquired by Pentaho Open Source BI early in 2006. As such he's now Chief Data Integration for Pentaho mainly doing lead development for Kettle a.k.a. Pentaho Data Integration.