EXAMPLE - Nested Functions

This simple example illustrates how the following functions operate on nested data.

Source:

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ItemArrayAArrayB
Item1["A","B","C"]["1","2","3"]
Item2["A","B"]["A","B","C"]
Item3["D","E","F"]["4","5","6"]

Transform:

You can apply the following transforms in the following order. Note that the column names must be different from the transform name, which is a reserved word.

derive type:single value:ARRAYCONCAT([Letters,Numerals]) as:'concat2'

derive type:single value:ARRAYINTERSECT([Letters,Numerals]) as:'intersection2'

derive type:single value:ARRAYCROSS([Letters,Numerals]) as:'cross2'

derive type:single value:ARRAYUNIQUE([Letters,Numerals]) as:'unique2'

Results:

Column set 1:

ItemArrayAArrayBconcat2intersection2
Item1

["A","B","C"]

["1","2","3"]["A","B","C","1","2","3"][ ]
Item2["A","B"]["A","B","C"]["A","B","A","B","C"]["A","B"]
Item3["D","E","F"]["4","5","6"]["D","E","F","4","5","6"][ ]

Column set 2:

Itemcross2unique2
Item1[["A","1"],["A","2"],["A","3"],["B","1"],["B","2"],["B","3"],["C","1"],["C","2"],["C","3"]]["A","B","C","1","2","3"]
Item2[["A","A"],["A","B"],["A","C"],["B","A"],["B","B"],["B","C"]]["A","B","C"]
Item3[["D","4"],["D","5"],["D","6"],["E","4"],["E","5"],["E","6"], ["F","4"],["F","5"],["F","6"]]["D","E","F","4","5","6"]
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