Lyftron is a cloud-based ETL platform.
Xplenty is a cloud-based ETL platform.
|Focus||ETL||Data ingestion, ELT/ETL||Data ingestion, ELT|
|Database replication||Full table; incremental via change data capture or SELECT/replication keys||Full table; incremental via SELECT/replication keys||Full table; incremental via change data capture or SELECT/replication keys|
|SaaS sources||More than 100||More than 100||More than 100|
|Ability for customers to add new data sources||No||No||Yes|
|Connects to data warehouses? Data lakes?||Yes / No||Yes / Yes||Yes / Yes|
|G2 customer satisfaction||4.6/5||4.4/5||4.8/5|
|Purchase process||Requires a conversation with sales||Requires a conversation with sales||Options for self-service or talking with sales. Also available from the AWS store.|
|Compliance, governance, and security certifications||GDPR||SOC 2, SOX, PCI, GDPR||HIPAA, GDPR, SOC 2|
|Data sharing||No||No||Yes, through Talend Data Fabric|
|Vendor lock-in||Annual contracts||Month to month or annual contracts. Open source integrations|
|Developer tools||None||REST API|
Let's dive into some of the details of each platform.
Lyftron supports both pre- and postload transformations. Users apply transformations using SQL statements and functions based on Microsoft SQL Server syntax in a graphical workspace. Lyftron supports aggregate, analytical, string, and several other kinds of functions.
Xplenty offers more than a dozen simple preload transformations, including filter, sort, and join, implemented via dragging and dropping components onto a workspace.
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Connectors: Data sources and destinations
Each of these tools supports a variety of data sources and destinations.
Lyftron integrates with more than 130 data sources, including SaaS platforms, SQL and NoSQL databases, and various file types. It supports around 20 cloud and on-premises data warehouse and database destinations.
Xplenty supports more than 120 integrations to SaaS platforms, databases, and BI and analytics tools. It supports Amazon Redshift, Google BigQuery, and Snowflake data warehouses and Amazon S3 data lakes, along with database and file storage destinations. Customers can request that the company build a new data source or destination, but no one outside of the company can build new ones or make improvements to existing ones.
Support, documentation, and training
Lyftron provides support via email or an online support request form. Documentation is comprehensive. Digital training materials are not available.
Xplenty provides support through Intercom online chat and via email. Documentation is in the form of an online knowledgebase. The company doesn't provide training services.
Lyftron provides a 15-day free trial. Pricing isn't disclosed.
Xplenty doesn't disclose pricing. The company offers a 7-day free trial to users who request a product demo.