ETL processing (extract, transform, load) is a fundamental component of many Microsoft BI solutions. ETL enables the transformation of raw data into meaningful and actionable information. SQL Server 2008 R2 Integration Services provides a comprehensive set of tools and services for implementing ETL processing. This presentation introduces the fundamentals of ETL and SQL Server 2008 R2 Integration Services. Presenter: Roger Doherty, Sr. Technical Evangelist, Microsoft Corporation.