Data Glossary 🧠
ETL and ELT with Airbyte
ELT and ETL specific to Airbyte mean:
- Extract: Retrieve data from a source, which can be an application, database, or anything really.
- Load: Move data to your destination.
- Transform: Clean up the data. This is referred to as normalization in Airbyte and involves incremental synchronization and deduplication, changing data types, formats, and more.