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PowerExchange for Microsoft Azure Blob Storage User Guide

PowerExchange for Microsoft Azure Blob Storage User Guide

Microsoft Azure Blob Storage Data Object Write Operation Properties

Microsoft Azure Blob Storage Data Object Write Operation Properties

Microsoft Azure Blob Storage data object write operation properties include advanced properties that apply to the Microsoft Azure Blob Storage data object.
The Developer tool displays advanced properties for the Microsoft Azure Blob Storage data object operation in the
Advanced
view.
The following table describes the advanced properties that you can configure for a Microsoft Azure Blob Storage data object write operation:
Property
Description
Number of concurrent connections to Blob Store
The number of concurrent connections to Blob Store to upload files. Default is 4.
Blob Name Override
Overrides the file name. Use .gz extension to write compressed blob files to Microsoft Azure Blob Storage.
Blob Container Override
Overrides the default container name. You can specify the container name or sub-folders in the root container with the absolute path.
Compress newly created Blob
Compresses the newly created blob when set to True.
Applicable only to delimited files in the native environment and the hive engine.
Write Strategy
Override: overrides an existing blob.
Append: appends to an existing blob. Append operation is applicable only to the append blob type.
Blob Type
Writes data to a block blob or an append blob. You can write data to an append blob only for the flat format files in the native environment.