Yahoo Data Source
Yahoo is a web services provider. It offers a range of different web services such as email, a web
portal, search engine, advertising platform, and news sites. Yahoo was one of the pioneers of
internet services, being established in 1994.
For small businesses, Yahoo (previously Aabaco Small Business) can provide a range of different
platforms and services to help them to grow online. Some of the services include business email
accounts, web hosting, user domain names and mail systems, and website building.
The web Yahoo services can also be used as a data source. Data is essential for the running of a
modern day business, impacting on everything from the way that you engage with your customers
to how you understand customer behaviour. By moving the data that is generated by Yahoo into
your business’s data storage, you can gain a better understanding, carry out analytics, and,
ultimately, make the best decisions for you.
ETL Your Yahoo
Gravity Data’s ETL or ELT tool can be used to move this valuable data from Yahoo through to your
data warehouse or storage process. Through this process, the data is extracted from Yahoo, then
transformed and loaded (or loaded then transformed) into your data storage process where you can
then use it. The process is quick and easy, ensuring that it is effective for you and your business.
Yahoo Use Cases
Yahoo provides a plethora of different web services to both individual users and organisations. Some
of its use cases include:
- Web hosting and website development
- Advertising platform
- Search engine
- Entertainment and lifestyle
- Price comparison service
Features of Yahoo
Yahoo has been constantly innovating and updating its technology since its inception. For more
information about yahoo and what it can offer you, you can visit their website here.
Create Yahoo data pipelines
Why use Gravity to build real-time data pipelines with Yahoo
- Simple: No code set-up of your data pipelines for Yahoo
- Secure: Enterprise security and accreditations to keep your data safe
- Reliable: Gravity’s real-time engine supports high throughput of Yahoo and manages failures elegantly to ensure your data arrives at the destination
- Scalable: High volume with autoscaling to support your real-time data pipelines