19-Apr-2014SQL SERVER: SSIS – Merge Join Transformation
Now, let’s have a look at functionality of Merge Join Transformation task in SSIS.
Benefit of using Merge join is, input datasets can be combination of any two datasets from (Excel file, XML file, OLEDB table, Flat file).Output can be result of INNER, LEFT Outer, or FULL Outer Join on both the datasets.
Merge Join Transformation has two inputs and one output. It does not support an error output.