SQL Server Integration Services, an ETL tool sold by Microsoft and bundled with SQL Server versions since SQL Server 2005.

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SSIS Repeated Header In CSV File

I am writing to a csv file in a Foreach loop. For each loop the code is writing the header so it appears repeatedly throughout the file. How do I ensure the header only appears once? I have tried ...
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Is there any way to set the default data source for the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard?

When I launch the SQL Server Import and Export Wizard for SQL Server 2014, the selection in the Data source drop-down defaults to .Net Framework Data Provider for ODBC. This happens regardless of ...
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Why would a job call a batch file with dtexec.exe instead of just calling the SSIS package directly?

I've inherited a SQL 2012 server with a number of jobs that call SSIS packages. Instead of the more obvious solution (calling them directly from a "SSIS Package" job step), these jobs use a CmdExec ...
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Demographics Dimension Table - Finding the Key!

I have a dimension table which captures demographics on Employees. The schema is similar to below: CREATE TABLE [dbo].[DimDemographics] ( [DemographicsKey] [int] NOT NULL, [AgeBand] ...
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Could not load file or Assembliy “SecureBlackBox.dll”

Task- To Send csv files to Secure FTP. Problem: Script Task using Third Party DLL for Secure FTP mainly "Eldos" is not able to load dll ,when deployed on integration server. Resolution Usually i ...
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SSIS Update (Replace) record instead of append based on Primary Key

I created an SSIS Pacakge that imports a monthly extract claims file. I have a simple Data Flow task, flat file to OLEDB Destination with a Derived column component in between used to generate a ...
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When does SSIS SQL Server Configuration write to the configuration table?

I am using SQL Server configuration in an SSIS pacakge. Other than when you create/edit the SQL Server configuration entry in the SSIS Package Configurations, are there other times that SSIS writes to ...
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Introduce or not introduce SSIS to an ETL project [closed]

Given is an ETL process that works fine using traditional SQL. The process is well optimized making use of ALTER TABLE permissions and performing partition switching, index creation, partition ...
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SSIS Custom Task with a default Task UI

I followed the tutorial here to build a very simple task and was able to get that task to work. Here are my current tools: Sql Server 2012 Visual Studio 2013 (project is compiled in .net 4.0) Sql ...
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sql server max memory includes SSIS?

I have installed 2 instances of sql server plus SSIS on the following server. Note the amount of RAM is nearly 384 GB And this is the max and min memory settings that I have applied to my 2 ...
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How to restrict access to SQL Server user in some period of time

I have two SQL Server users 'A' and 'B'. I use user 'A' for ETL and 'B' for reporting. My requirements is to restrict user 'B' access while user 'A' performing ETL (Extraction, Transforming and ...
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SSIS - Best way to insert large number of rows

So here's the scenario: I have an XML file, which is in size of 500GB, and with data of around 600 million rows (once on a database table). I'm using SSIS for the operation, and since it consumes a ...
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BULK INSERT clent and session requirements

I'm setting up an ETL process using SQL Server 2014 and SSIS. My Bulk Insert Task is utilizing a source file and format file on ShareA targeting a DB on InstanceA. The package is run via SSA job on ...
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Non clustered index for non-evenly distributed data in large SQL table

I have the following table containing 2.000.000.000 rows: CREATE TABLE [VeryLargeTable] ( [dataCol1] [NVARCHAR(MAX)] , [dataCol2] [NVARCHAR(MAX)] , [Manufacturer] [NVARCHAR(10)] , ...
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Duration measure in fact table

I have a fact table with the user reservations with StartDate and EndDate. I am thinking what is the proper way of serving the duration queries in the reports. Should I calculate DurationDays and ...
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SSIS: How to check if a record DOESN'T exist in flat file but exists on the database

I am working on preparing an SSIS job where I am importing a .CVSV file to OLE DB destination (sql database). We are going to get these files on daily basis. The .CSV file contains records of doctors. ...
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When installing SQL Server 2014 SSIS, what are the meaning of “authentication level”?

After installing SSIS 2014, it is the time to deal with the permissions. When dealing with the DCOM Config (control Panel->Administrative Tools-> Component Services), you want to set up the ...
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SSIS Job “Argument ”ORARA********.xxxxxxx.COM“ for option ”connection“ is not valid. The command line parameters are invalid. The step failed. ” error

My SSIS package is running fine in BIDS but when I tried to schedule the job it's showing: Argument "ORARACOCCUAT1.xxxxxxx.COM" for option "connection" is not valid. The command line parameters ...
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Most efficient way to insert rows into a temp table in a stored procedure

I am working in SQL Server 2008. I have a stored procedure with 5 queries inside of it that select rows from very large fact tables (on the order of millions of rows) into another table (call it ...
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Are there security vunerabilites/implications with SQL Mail, currently using SQL Server 2008 R2

I am an accidental DBA and responsible for series of data load jobs. I would like to use SQL Mail for altering me to job failures. SQL Mail is not currently turned on are there security concerns in ...
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SQL Server: Unable to save import export package, but am on Standard Edition

I am confused. Issue: SSIS ("SQL Server Import Export Wizard") should let me build a data import package and save it to a file, for easy re-running (converting to a task, etc.). I want to save a ...
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What is the relationship between the SSIS Package Store and Catalog?

I have a server with a working installation of the Sql Server 2012 SSIS Catalog. I need to set up an additional instance including the SSIS Package Store service as an interim step while the packages ...
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SSIS Transaction Scope

My question is in regards to the scope of a transaction when using SSIS transactions. If I have a sequence container and it is marked as "transaction required" and I have tasks in that sequence ...
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How can I eliminate false “connection string format is not valid” messages from SSIS log?

I have a project that uses the SSIS catalog with project-level connection managers. The connection managers' connection strings are overridden at the server using a project parameters file, to enable ...
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Simple SSIS Package Failed User does not exist or has not permission

I created and build SSIS Package with "Transfer SQL Server Objects Task". I Copied the package.dtsx to network folder with permissions set to everyone. I created the SSIS Job where i set path ...
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Failed to deploy the project. Try again later. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 27118)

I try to deploy new version of existing SSIS project into Intergration Service Catalog and getting error: "Failed to deploy the project. Try again later. (Microsoft SQL Server, Error: 27118)" ...
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How to export SSIS (SQL Server Integration System) packages to third party data source

I want to export SSIS packages into a HANA databse. Please guide me through the exact steps to achieve this.
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Searching SSIS packages for the use of specific tables

I have a number of SSIS packages, how can I search them to find the use of specific tables? I need to make tables changes and I am trying to assess the impact of these.
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SSIS 2008R2 - Use Package Config Value in Expression

Is it possible to add a SQL Server package configuration value for an Expression attribute on, for example, a 'Flat File Connection Manager'?
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SQL Server 2012/SSIS - How to Import Partitioned Table Data to Reporting DB?

What's a recommended SSIS process flow for importing a daily partitioned table to a reporting DB table (SQL Server 2012)? Will be switching partitions on main DB to a staging table each day and ...
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SSIS ASCII requirement: “Code page is 1252 and is required to be 20127”

I have a requirement to export a database to a tab-delimited file in the ASCII format. I am using derived columns to convert any Unicode strings to non-Unicode strings. For example, a former Unicode ...
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SSIS - The value could not be converted because of a potential loss of data, runs fine in BIDS, not on the server

The value could not be converted because of a potential loss of data I'm getting this error when running an SSIS package from a server job. Normally this is some sort of type error, but I can't ...
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Is There A Benefit To Using SSIS Packages Over Linked Servers?

We have a new head DBA, and he has decided he does not want us to use linked servers for development moving forward. In addition he would like to replace all existing code that uses linked servers to ...
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How can I prevent SMB digital signing from killing SSIS performance?

My company recently turned on SMB digital signing on the Windows 2012 r2 server that runs SSIS. This has had a severe impact on data transfer performance. The security team did this and I can't get ...
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SSIS Package - Error Exporting Data to Flat File - Invalid Character

I have an SSIS package where I pull data from a 3rd party source into a CSV file. I get this error: "Data conversion failed. The data conversion for column "Description" returned status value 4 and ...
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Post installation of SSIS for existing SQL Server instance with different build versions

I would like to install SSIS into existing SQL Server 2014 Fail-over cluster instance with latest cumulative update 7 which was applied. I know how to do it but I want to know if consistency of ...
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How to pass parameter in select query(In with clause) and not in where condition in SQl Server SSIS Package?

I want to pass a parameter (@date1) in my SSIS OLE DB Source so I created a variable and I tried to pass the parameter using '?' but it's showing 'Syntax error, permission violation or other ...
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Avoiding “Row by row” fetch method when dealing with source LOB columns

I have a legacy PostgreSQL database source (ODBC) that I'm attempting to migrate to new SQL Server schema using SSIS. I'm getting a warning saying: 'Row by Row' fetch method is enforced because ...
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SSIS Package Error when Scheduled in Job

I have created a package that brings in data from another database and with the data package populates a table in SQL database. The job runs fine when it is executed. I've imported it into SQL and it ...
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SSIS package hits “login failed for user” when simultaneous operations occur against the same target database

Quick summary We have been working on migrating our library of SSIS packages from SQL Server 2008 hosted on physical Windows Server 2003 to SQL Server 2012 hosted on virtual Windows Server 2012. The ...
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SSIS or SQL Server way of sectioning a flat file

I have a few hundred thousand flat text files which contain a single column of values. The first 40 values are parameters followed by between 4000 - 8000 rows of sensor data. The files are imported ...
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SQL SSIS syntax question

What do you call the following expression? (TableName == NULL) ? "0" : TableName I have a sense of what it does, but would like to look up the whole syntax definition, however as there is no real ...
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SSIS Package Security

I am writing a Package for one of my client according to his requirements. Package development is totally complete now time is to protect it with some security. Is this possible I encrypt all the data ...
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Issuing Inserts/Updates to Progress OpenEdge via ODBC

I'm attempting to build some ETL to integrate our SQL Server environment with a remotely hosted 3rd party app running Progress OpenEdge. I have a linked server to it set up in SQL Server 2014. ...
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SQL Server Agent Job Error running an SSIS Package

I've set up a SQL Server Agent job to run an SSIS package, but it is failing with an error: This Job failed. The Job was invoked by Schedule 1114. Does anyone know why I'm getting this error? ...
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SSIS OLEDB connections dropping out during long-running data flows

Long-running SSIS Data Flows (OLEDB, which transfer > 4M rows) intermittently fail with error "Protocol Error in TDS Stream" and detail "An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host" ...
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How to format SSIS Expression for weekend

I have the following format to account for weekends while naming an excel output. How do I get only the date and not the full startime formatted like 20150429? ...
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SSDT Schema Compare doesn't work while a BULK INSERT is in progress

I'm working at a large ETL and DW project where we use TFS/source control together with both SSIS and SSDT. Today, I found out that while an SSIS package is performing a BULK INSERT into a database ...
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SQL Agent AD account gets permission denied for ODBC connections in SSIS packages

We have an AD account specifically created for the agent service and when running SSIS packages that connect to databases we get permission denied even though we have granted that account access to ...
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how to disable and enable SSIS package using commandline?

I have a scenario where SSIS packages are deployed at the customer's site and they have some data issues. Because of this we are developing new packages to fix the corrupted data. When my new ...