config_azure | Teradata DSA Commands - 17.20 - config_azure - BAR - Data Stream Architecture

Teradata® DSA User Guide

Data Stream Architecture
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Release Date
October 2021
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User Guide
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English (United States)


The config_azure command configures the Microsoft Azure Server in the DSA repository based on parameter files.


config_azure -f|-file FILE


config_azure -f file1.xml


f|file filename
The full path and name of the file containing the necessary configuration parameters.
u|user_authentication User
Required when security management is enabled. Supplies the command with the Viewpoint user, and triggers a password prompt for authentication.

Permissions required: Administrator role

Usage Notes

You will need to enter an access_key for the Azure storage account. See

XML File Example

A representative XML file is shown below. Note that the prefix_name should be followed by "/" to be used as a folder.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
<dscConfigAzureBlobStorage xmlns="">
<!-- 'Storage account' - Required, max length 24, lowercase -->
 <!-- 'Storage account enumeration ' - Required, valid values: cool, hot -->
 <!-- Specialized endpoint for Azure Independent Clouds e.g. AzureUSGovernment,    
  AzureChinaCloud and AzureGermanCloud - Optional -->
 <!--'Blob container name' - Required, max length 63, lowercase, at least one -->
      <!-- 'Prefix name' - Required, max length 256, at least one -->