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EXTOL Business Integrator: Dealing with Proprietary Flat File Data (Part 2)

Continuing from my previous blog on dealing with proprietary flat files, EXTOL Business Integrator includes a tool to address another complexity of flat files – repeating blocks of records. EBI’s record fragment, allows you to handle multiple format flat files having record formats repeating in blocks or groups.

To illustrate the issue of repeating blocks of records, consider the following record occurrence where the record names are A, B, and C… Continue reading