The change log page describes some more details but the most important feature is about the used of the Apache Chemistry libraries updated at the v0.12. This version is useful to support the CMIS 1.1 for Alfresco and more.
During the next hours the new version will be available in the Pentaho marketplace… stay tuned!
CMIS Input plugin for Pentaho Data Integration is now compliant to Java6 and Java7. The v1.1 release, downloadable from the Pentaho Marketplace, is ready to be used with Pentaho Data Integration v4.3, v4.4 and v5.0.
Many thanks to Adrián Cadena (fugu.ec) for the contribution with the compilation of the sources and testing with Alfresco Enterprise and Community Edition.
Imagine being able to extract from your Enterprise Content Management System, all the metadata of your documents using simple queries with a query language very close to the traditional SQL. Imagine using the information extracted for statistical purposes, for creating reports and, more generally, to analyse your document archives in a way unthinkable until now with the current tools available. All this is possible within the Pentaho Suite, the Open Source Business Intelligence platform, which is useful to the extraction and analysis of structured and semi-structured data.
With this goal (the extraction and analysis of data) has been designed and developed the CMIS Input plugin for Pentaho Data Integration (Kettle) that allows querying Content Management Systems that use the CMIS interoperability standard. The data, once extracted, can be stored and analyzed and perhaps presented in customized reports be published in various formats for the end user (PDF, Excel, etc..).
With this post I would like to introduce the CMIS Input plugin for Pentaho Data Integration, published on Google Code and realeased under LGPLv3 license.
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