- Write-type Snap
- Works in Ultra Pipelines
You can use this Snap to write and upload data to Birst.
Limitations and Known Issues
|View||Description||Examples of Upstream and Downstream Snaps|
|Input||This Snap has exactly one document input view. The format of the document is expected to be a flat map, having only scalar values as attributes. The map values will be formatted into a CSV record.|
|Output||This Snap has at most one document output view. The view will provide the status of the upload or publish (if publish option is enabled).|
Error handling is a generic way to handle errors without losing data or failing the Snap execution. You can handle the errors that the Snap might encounter when running the pipeline by choosing one of the following options from the When errors occur list under the Views tab. The available options are:
Learn more about Error handling in Pipelines.
- Suggestion icon (): Indicates a list that is dynamically populated based on the configuration.
- Expression icon (): Indicates whether the value is an expression (if enabled) or a static value (if disabled). Learn more about Using Expressions in SnapLogic.
- Add icon (): Indicates that you can add fields in the field set.
- Remove icon (): Indicates that you can remove fields from the field set.
|Field / Field Set||Type||Description|
|Label||String||Required. Specify a unique name for the Snap. Modify this to be more appropriate, especially if there are more than one of the same Snap in the pipeline.|
Specify the name of the data source where you want to upload the data.
Default: N/AExample: Foobar2
Specify the Space ID on Birst to upload to.
Default: N/AExample: 3a38cbe4-31e6-49c1-a5a8-b3bfa41ed9af
|Publish post upload||Checkbox||
Select this option to publish the data on Birst when the upload completes.
Default status: DeselectedExample: Selected
Select this option to indicate that the incoming data contains a header.
Default status: SelectedExample: Deselected
|Subgroups||Use this fieldset to process groups to publish the data. The groups need to be defined in the data source first.|
Specify the names of the processing groups to publish the data source.
The property accepts pipeline parameters.
Default: N/AExample: ProductSubcategory
Note: You must predefine the processing groups in the Data Source's properties on Birst. To predefine the properties, navigate to .
Specify the maximum time limit for uploading the data. The pipeline fails if you exceed the timeout threshold.
Default value: 40
Specify the seconds to wait for publishing to Birst to finish. If the timeout threshold is exceeded, then the pipeline will fail.
Default value: 40
|Snap Execution||Dropdown list||Select one of the three modes in which the Snap executes.
Available options are: