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Apache Airflow: Python ETL and Scheduling Made Easy

Apache Airflow is an open-source tool for scheduling Python jobs and pipelines. Unlike other solutions, Airflow enables you to define the entire pipeline in Python, not just the code for the steps. You can also integrate bash scripts easily through Airflows bash operator. This article walks you through the steps involved in getting started with Apache Airflow development and answers some of the commonly encountered issues. The article also explains the system requirements and installation procedure for Airflow on different operating systems. Finally, it discusses the Airflow Web Interface and provides tips on how to get started with exploring Apache Airflow quickstart and tutorials on the main documentation page.