Biml Enrichment With Annotations

Kevin Feasel

2017-08-17

Biml

Bill Fellows shows why it’s useful to include annotations in your Biml scripts:

In many of the walkthroughs on creating relational objects via Biml, it seems like people skim over the Databases collection. There’s nothing built into the language to really support the creation of database nodes. The import database operations are focused on tables and schemas and assume the database node(s) have been created. I hate assumptions.

Read on for more about dealing with databases, and not just tables and other database objects, in Biml.

Related Posts

Importing Biml Metadata from Excel

David Stein wraps up a series on using Biml to load flat files: Make sure you read and understand the concepts in each of the following articles before tackling this one. – Import Biml Metadata with GetQuerySchema– BimlScript Code Nuggets and Mad Libs– Import Biml Metadata Directly from Excel One of the primary issues I’ve […]

Read More

Importing Biml Metadata from Excel

Kevin Feasel

2019-06-24

Biml

David Stein shows how you can take table and column data from Excel and use it to populate Biml flows: Excel Spreadsheets as a metadata source have a lot going for them.– Everyone uses Excel and is comfortable with it.– Excel is incredibly customizable and versatile.– Excel offers data validation and filtering. For these reasons, […]

Read More

Categories

August 2017
MTWTFSS
« Jul Sep »
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031