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Aged Yak Warrior

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Posted - 12/11/2012 :  16:35:51  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have requirement to load the data in respective table from the
excel file.

The excel file has status which states the record to added,modify,delete for a employee.

Sample Excel file data

status customerid name city
------ ------------ ------ ------
Add 10000 test SFCO
Modify 10001 test1 NY
Delete 10001 test3 DC

Please let me know know best way to do it.

Flowing Fount of Yak Knowledge

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Posted - 12/11/2012 :  17:25:42  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
The simplest way I can think of is to load the data from the Excel file into a Work Table and then write a query to Add/modify/delete. To delete the following, and similar code for Insertions and updates
FROM YourRealTable y 
	SELECT * FROM YourWorkTable w
	WHERE w.customerid = y.customerid
	AND w.status = 'Delete'
You can use SSIS to insert and to run the update queries.
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Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

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Posted - 12/14/2012 :  03:04:42  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
in ssis you can use conditional task to define outputs based on status column value in dataflow task and write corresponding logic (insert/update/delete) in relevant output branches. Use OLEDB command for update and delete and then OLEDB destination for insert.
If number of rows is really huge, consider doing update in update/delete branches to set bit value to indicate records to be deleted/updated and then follow up with execute sql tasks in control to do batch update and deletes. Also for insert set fast load option for OLEDB destination

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