Chapter 1: Introduction to Trifacta Wrangler

Chapter 1: Introduction to Trifacta Wrangler

Overview

Our online training is designed to give you a well-rounded knowledge of Trifacta's transformation capabilities. The course is broken up into several individual lessons each containing three or more smaller chapters covering a wide variety of concepts. This is a hands-on lab and includes downloads of datasets and step-by-step instructions.

To get started, you'll want to download and install our free Trifacta Wrangler or have your enterprise environment available. DOWNLOAD TRIFACTA WRANGLER HERE

In Chapter 1, we will cover all of the basics, and give a walk through of the end-to-end workflow--from connecting to your data to generating output.

Lessons:

Lesson A: Course Overview

In the video below, we'll briefly cover the structure of our online class, pre-requisites, and give a general overview of Trifacta Wrangler and Trifacta Wrangler Enterprise.

Lesson B: Connecting to Data

In this lesson, we will:

  • Learn important Trifacta terminology:
    • Flow
    • Imported Dataset
    • Recipe
    • Wrangled Dataset
  • Learn how to connect to data in Trifacta

Lesson C: Wrangling Data

In this lesson, we will:

  • Learn important Trifacta terminology:
    • Transformer Page
    • Data Quality Bar
    • Histogram
    • Column Menu
    • Panel
    • Columns View
    • Column Details
    • Patterns
    • Transformation Step
  • Learn how to initiate transforms and wrangle data

Lesson D: Generating Output

In this lesson, we will:

  • Learn important Trifacta terminology:
    • Generate Results/Run Job
    • Results Summary
    • Sharing and Copying Flows
    • Dataset Swap
  • Learn how to generate output

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