This sync enables moving data from a user specified datawarehouse to the Azure Blob Storage.

You can find more information on Azure Blob Storage documentation page


Configuring the Credentials

Select the account credentials which has access to relevant Azure Blob Storage account from the given list & Click Next

Credentials not listed ?

Click on + for adding new credentials and fill the form that pops-up.

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Data Sync Details

Data Sync

Select Export & click Next

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How do you want to fetch data?

Select whether you want to fetch data from the Data Model or from Table/ View.

Data Model

In case you want to fetch data using Data Model, select the data model that you would like to use for this sync. Checkout how to configure a model here.

Data Warehouse

In case you want to fetch data using Table/ View, select the data warehouse that you would like to use for this sync.

Table / View

Select the Table/ view in the data warehouse that you would like to use for this sync.

Setting Parameters

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Parameter Description Values

Fields Selection


Select the field(s) you would like to push in your Azure Blob Storage here. You can also rename one or more field(s). To push all the fields, simply select SELECT ALL.

{Destination Field, Model Field}

Fetch Mode


This refers to the manner in which data will get updated : FULL will update the entire column(s) from the selected data, INCREMENTAL will update the fresh record(S) added since last fetch


Default Value: FULL

Incremental Key Dependant

Required (If Fetch Mode = Incremental)

Choose the field which will serve as Incremental key.

Select Incremental Key

Container Name


Enter the container name in lowercase.

String Value

Destination File Type


Select the destination file type, that is whether to export data in CSV or newline delimited JSON or Apache Parquet or Apache Avro.

{CSV, txt, parquet, avro}

Include Headers Dependant

Required (If Destination File Type = CSV)

Choose whether to include headers in the exported CSV file.

{Yes, No}

Default Value: Yes

File Path


Enter the absolute path where the created file will be saved/uploaded. Supported datetime string formats such as tmp/dc_s3_csv_%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S. You can find further references at https://strftime.org/

{tmp/dc_s3_csv_%Y-%m-%d %H:%M:%S}

Data Sync Scheduling

Set the schedule for the sync to run. Detailed explanation on scheduling of syncs can be found here

Dataset & Name

Give your sync a name and some description (optional) and click on Finish to save it. Read more about naming and saving your syncs including the option to save them as templates here

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