.DTSX File Extension

Data Transformation Services XML

General Information

Title DTSX File Extension
Extension .dtsx
Full Form Data Transformation Services XML
File Type XML Configuration File
Developer Microsoft Corporation
MIME Type application/xml

File Function

Primary Function Data transformation
Additional Functions Data flow, ETL processes
Features XML-based, Visual Studio Integration

File Characteristics

Quality High configurability
Supports Layers N/A
Supports Transparency N/A
Editable Yes, with tools

Use Cases

Data Warehousing Yes
Business Intelligence Yes
Database Administration Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Sensitive data exposure
Best Practices Encrypted connections, Secure storage

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release With SQL Server 2005
Updates With SQL Server editions

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .sql, .csv, .xls, .xlsx

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Microsoft SQL Server Commercial, Trial Windows
Microsoft Visual Studio Free, Commercial Windows
SSIS Designer Included with Visual Studio Windows