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Ultimate dbt-utils Cheat Sheet

Last Updated:

September 5, 2023

September 5, 2023


Mayra Peña

The dbt-utils package enhances the dbt experience by offering a suite of utility macros. Designed to tackle common SQL modeling patterns, it streamlines complex operations, allowing users to focus on data transformation rather than the intricacies of SQL. dbt-utils is a must-have tool for dbt aficionados!

dbt-utils Cheat sheet

The dbt-utils package is a gem in the world of data transformations. Let this cheat sheet guide you swiftly through its features, ensuring you get the most out of dbt-utils. Enjoy!

SQL Generators

The SQL generators in the dbt-utils package streamline your modeling tasks. By automating common SQL patterns, they minimize manual coding and guarantee consistent, high-quality queries. Think of it as a handy toolkit for every dbt user's SQL endeavors!

Generic tests

Within the dbt-utils package lies a set of generic tests, designed to validate your data effortlessly. These tests ensure consistency and quality, checking for common issues without the need to craft custom validation rules. It's data integrity made simple for dbt users.

Introspective macros

The introspective macros within the dbt-utils package are a window into your data's metadata. They empower you to dynamically interact with and understand the underlying structure of your datasets. It's like having a magnifying glass for the intricacies of your dbt projects!

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