Many Azure Data Factory developers recommend creating an Azure Integration Runtime for use with Mapping Data Flows. Why? One reason is you cannot configure all the options in the default AutoResolveIntegrationRuntime supplied when an Azure Data Factory instance is provisioned.
At the time of this writing, it’s not obvious how one creates an Azure Integration Runtime. You would think creating an integration runtime would begin with:
It turns out to be a little trickier than you might first expect.