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  1. Preface
  2. Introduction to Data Engineering Streaming
  3. Data Engineering Streaming Administration
  4. Sources in a Streaming Mapping
  5. Targets in a Streaming Mapping
  6. Streaming Mappings
  7. Window Transformation
  8. Appendix A: Connections
  9. Appendix B: Monitoring REST API Reference
  10. Appendix C: Sample Files

Ports Properties

Ports Properties

Port properties for a physical data object include port names and port attributes such as data type and precision.
The following table describes the ports properties that you configure for complex file targets:
Property
Description
Name
The name of the resource.
Type
The native data type of the resource.
Precision
The maximum number of significant digits for numeric data types, or the maximum number of characters for string data types.
Scale
The scale for each column. Scale is the maximum number of digits that a column can accommodate to the right of the decimal point. Applies to decimal columns.
The scale values you configure depend on the data type.
Detail
The detail of the data type.
Description
The description of the resource.