Ab Initio Interview Questions
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What does dependency analysis mean in Ab Initio?


5 17680

How to Create Surrogate Key using Ab Initio?


6 19245

What is .abinitiorc and What it contain?


3 23039

What are the components new in 2.14 compared to 1.8 and State the usage of the components?


Describe the effect of the "checkpoint" t-sql statement?

1 1651

Describe what the SQL Server tempdb and tlog files are used for?


Why might the optimizer use a table scan when an index is available?


How might you quantitatively measure an improvement made to a query?

2 5566

What is the difference between sandbox and EME, can we perform checkin and checkout through sandbox?

Syntel, JPMorgan Chase,

5 21202

what does layout means in terms of Ab Initio?

3 17432

How do we handle if DML changing dynamicaly?

HP, GE, IBM, Mannar Company,

5 19538

How can we test the abintio manually and automation?

JP Group,

1 2941

How will you use EME for view or publish metadata reports using EME?

1 2277

How to Improve Performance of graphs in Ab initio?

TCS, Wells Fargo,

2 18435

what is the difference between .dbc and .cfg file?

Cap Gemini,

3 10917

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Un-Answered Questions { Ab Initio }

What is air-project parameter ?


You can ask about different vector functions. How to use in abinitio graph?


what is the use of catlog or catlogfile?


Dear all, Please send me the ab initio pdfs and faqs i need... my mail id is rrajesh.intel@gmail.com


How can you export a component’s internal parameters ?


. What is dynamic lookup ?


Describe what the SQL Server tempdb and tlog files are used for?


When we should use 'jobid' for commit table (Output table component??


How to find the project(pub,priv,common,client) in between public, Private,common?Any identification?


what is the difference between usersandbox,privatesandbox,publicsandbox,commonproject sandbox?


Hi friends, what are the new features in abinito3.0?


How can you SORT an already partitioned (round-robin) data ? How to use in abinitio graph? 3. How internally partition by key decides which key to send in which partition ? How to use in abinitio graph? 4. What is PDL ? Give him a shell type parameter and ask him to convert it to PDL. How to use in abinitio graph? 5. As shell type parameters are not supported by EME, then how you can use shell type parameter (If you don't want to use PDL) without hampering lineage diagram ? How to use in abinitio graph? 6.How you can generate dml from a COBOL copy book ? How to use in abinitio graph? 7. How you can convert from ebcdic to packed decimal ? How to use in abinitio graph?


I installed AbInito in my PC.In components there is no "select" component.How can i get that component?and How we can create user defined components?


i have a scenario where i need to change the value of a sort order in my sort component whether ascending or descending depend on some input value... e.g if input_val = A then sort order should be ascending else descending I have to use PDL in this... Can you please tell me where do i have to make this change and how ?


How can you import XML repositories exported from different tools like ODI