Why a user-friendly workflow automation and scheduling tool is critical for successful business intelligence and data engineering operations

Figure 1: Typical ETL and BI Architecture
Figure 2: Multiple dependent event driven schedules in an enterprise BI architecture
  1. call the necessary APIs in different languages
  2. to accept triggers in different formats
  3. to have a visual workflow development environment
  4. to send appropriate notifications to users and support team on success of failure of a certain task
  5. it needs to have an advanced scheduling engine and monitoring capabilities.
  6. last but not least is that it needs to be easy to use — easy to build and maintain.
Figure 3: BI and Data Engineering operations driven by a central Workflow Automation tool

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