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Getting Started

For the purposes of this tutorial, we will use and deploy Talend Open Studio for ESB version 6.2 [on windows].


  1. Install Java via the following link:

Talend Open Studio requires Java SE 8 JDK to operate.

  1. Setup a JAVA_HOME environment variable to point to the JDK, eg

JAVA_HOME=C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_131

Installing Talend

  1. Download Talend Open Studio for ESB via the following link:

Unzip to a suitable location, such as:


Include the version number in the top level folder name to differentiate between multiple installed versions.

‚Äč This should result in the following structure:

c:\TalendStudio-621\Runtime_ESBSE\ C:\TalendStudio-621 \Runtime_ESBSE \Studio

The Studio folder contains the development tool, ie. the GUI to build the Talend Job.

The Runtime_ESBSE folder contains the deployment environment, ie. where you deploy the Talend Job.

Running Talend Studio

  1. Startup Talend Studio by running:


Running Talend Runtime

  1. Startup Talend Runtime (in console mode) by running: