Loading Entities into a Tenant

You need to select the file that contains the entities that you want to upload.

This task explains how you can load entities into a tenant.

To load entities from a selected file into a tenant, perform the following steps:

  1. Navigate to Console.
  2. Click on the Data Loader application.
  3. Click LOAD DATA.

  4. Select Entities.

  5. Select the location of the file using one of the following options:
    • Local file system
    • Amazon S3
    • Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
    • Microsoft Azure Blob Storage
    • SFTP
    You must provide access credentials for all the other source systems apart from the local file system.
    Note: When you upload a file from the local file system, the file size must not exceed 50 MB.
  6. Select the type of file delimiter.

    The following delimiters are available for all storage sources. The delimiters are applicable only for CSV files.

    Amazon S3

    The following image shows credentials that must be specified for the Amazon S3 source:

    Note: The File delimiter type is applicable for CSV files only. Other file types such as JSON, will not be affected by this field.

    SFTP

    The following image shows credentials that must be specified for the SFTP source:

    GCP

    The following image shows credentials that must be specified for the GCP source:

    Microsoft Azure Blob Storage

    The following image shows credentials that must be specified for the Azure source:

  7. Click CONTINUE.

    The next step is to map file columns to entity attributes. See: Mapping File Columns to Attributes.