Framework Configuration

In this series of articles, we’ll talk about the configuration options that will help you to get the most out of the Talend Framework.

If you’ve already worked through installation and installation testing, you’ll have seen that it is possible to run a framework job with zero configuration; however, in the real world, you’ll want to configure the framework so that it integrates well with your existing environment and applications.


Context is a fundamental concept of Talend. If you are not yet familiar with Talend and Context, read this article, now.

Base Directory

The base directory has over arching control over where the framework interacts with your File System. This is one of the first configuration options that you are likely to want to change. For more information on Base Directory, read this article.