Reading up on ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processing

Wikipedia: Extract, transform, load

Wikipedia: Talend Open Studio

Talend Open Studio: Tutorials

Manageability: Open Source ETL (Extraction, Transform, Load) Written in Java Data Migration Done Right

kJube: Vendors and tools – ETL

AlfrescoForge: ETL Connector

Talend job for Job Scheduler implement

High Scalability: How Rackspace Now Uses MapReduce and Hadoop to Query Terabytes of Data

NYTimes: Announcing the Map/Reduce Toolkit Andreas Kostyrka: Re: hadoop in the ETL process
Re: hadoop in the ETL process

Jesse James Garrett interviews Flickr’s Eric Costello

It really is a must read. It follow’s Flickr’s evolution from a game engine to what it is today and why Flickr has made the decisions it has in features and feel. I think it boils down to: “It’s the Users stupid”.