Create Flow Page

You can use flows to organize your datasets and to track the jobs associated with them.

  • A flow is a container for datasets, recipes, and related objects.
  • To create a new flow click Create Flow in the Flows Page.

    Tip: You can also create a flow while importing datasets. See Import Data Page.

Steps:
  1. In the Create Flow page, provide a Flow Name and optional Description.
    1. Flow Name: The name of your flow appears in the Flows page.

      NOTE: A flow name does not have to be unique. Use care in choosing your names.

    2. Description: Add a longer text description for your flow. This description appears in the Flows and Flow Details pages.
    3. To create the flow, click Create.
  2. From the Flow View page, you can add datasets to your flow, or import new ones. You may add multiple datasets at this time and add more later.
    1. Add dataset: You can browse or search for datasets to add to your flow from the available ones.
      1. This list includes all imported and reference datasets to which you have access.
      2. Select a different search filter to display all, imported, or reference datasets.
      3. To add a selected dataset, click the checkbox next to it.

    2. Import Datasets: Click this link to import a new dataset into the application. After it is imported, it is automatically added to your flow. See Import Data Page.
  3. When finished, click Add.
  4. The datasets are displayed in the flow. For more information, see Flow View Page.
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