In order to extract insights from your database, you need data. And, while it's possible that some of that data will be populated and updated for you, there are always going to be scenarios where you need more data that is not yet in your database. In this chapter, we are going to explore how we can efficiently upload data to our centralized database for further analysis.
Not only will we want to upload data to our database for further analysis, but there are also going to be times where we want to download data from our database for further processing. We will also explore the process of extracting data from our database.
One of the primary reasons you would want to upload or download data to or from your database is because you have other analytics tools that you want to use. You will often want to use other software to analyze your data. In this chapter, we will also look at how you can integrate your workflows with two specific programming languages that...