Note: There is a newer version of this webinar available: Airflow 101: How to get started writing data pipelines with Apache Airflow.
This webinar covers the essential functions and benefits of Apache Airflow, an open source tool for programmatically authoring, scheduling, and monitoring your data pipelines. In addition to reviewing the core concepts and terminology of Airflow — including explanations of DAGs, tasks, and operators — the webinar, aimed at new users of Airflow, answers questions like:
- What are the core features of Airflow?
- What are the uses of Airflow?
- How flexible are data pipelines?
- What are the fundamental components of Airflow’s infrastructure?
- How do you get started with Airflow?
The webinar includes a demo and participant Q&A. Viewers can find the sample code shown in this webinar in this GitHub repo.