Azure Blob Object Store is Microsoft’s object storage.
To set up Azure Blob as a source system you will need the blob itself, the account name, and your access key.
Set up Azure Blob as source system
- Provide a unique name for the job.
- Select Azure Blob.
To create an Azure blob, go to https://portal.azure.com and follow these instructions.
- Provide the Account Name.
This is the name of your storage account, which should be listed in the upper left corner of your home screen when you log into portal.azure.com. It is usually also the name for your Microsoft tenant.
Provide the Access Key.
To get the Access Key, select Access Keys from the sidebar in the home screen of your Azure Storage Account. Any key listed should provide access to your Azure Blob storage.
Once Box Shuttle is connected to Azure Blob, the container listing the blobs will appear during the Data Mapping step.