Data Exchange Framework (DXF) is a powerfull ETL tool to import data between two systems. It provides framework and extensions to write your own provider to read , transform and write from one end point to another.
Each DXF process can be scheduled as a task in sitecore scheduler. DXF also provides capability to trigger the process from out side. (e.g. from a console application etc).
There are various componets involved for a DXF Process. For example, to migrate data from xml to sitecore, the DXF process might look like,
In this blog series we will look into how to create and configure a DXF workflow.