Azure Blob Download Task
The Azure Blob Download Task enables an SSIS package to download files from an Azure blob storage.
To add an Azure Blob Download Task, drag-drop it to the SSIS Designer, and double-click or right-click and click Edit to see the following Azure Blob Download Task Editor dialog box.
The Azure Blob Download Task is a component of the SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) Feature Pack for Azure.
The following table provides description for the fields in this dialog box.
|AzureStorageConnection||Specify an existing Azure Storage Connection Manager or create a new one that refers to an Azure Storage Account, which points to where the blob files are hosted.|
|BlobContainer||Specifies the name of the blob container that contains the blob files to be downloaded.|
|BlobDirectory||Specifies the blob directory that contains the blob files to be downloaded. The blob directory is a virtual hierarchical structure.|
|SearchRecursively||Specifies whether to search recursively within sub-directories.|
|LocalDirectory||Specifies the local directory where the downloaded blob files are stored.|
|FileName||Specifies a name filter to select files with the specified name pattern. For example,
|TimeRangeFrom/TimeRangeTo||Specifies a time range filter. Files modified after TimeRangeFrom and before TimeRangeTo are included.|