Beside the generic ‘Read’ component, which behaves according to file name suffixes, there are also components which parse particular file format or connect to database and read a table.
There are two groups of read components:
Reading various file formats
- Readjson – parse JSON,
- Readparquet – read Parquet, a columnar file format,
- Readqvd – read QVD, Qlik’s file format,
- Readxls – parse old-style MS Excel,
- Readxlsx – read MS Excel,
- Readxml – parse XML.