Loaders: Data Destinations

Loading data is the L in the term ELT. After Meltano pulls data from your sources during the Extract step, it uses Loader plugins (that are also known as targets) to load the data into a reporting database for further manipulation and analysis.

Meltano currently supports the following loader destinations:

The following loaders are currently known to Meltano and supported out of the box on the CLI:

Note that Meltano dashboards and reports are only supported when PostgreSQL is used.

Don't see your reporting database here?

You can easily add any existing Singer target as a custom loader or create your own from scratch.

Don't forget to make your new plugin known to Meltano if you'd like to make it available to other people!