1. Data integration
  2. Anaplan data integration tools
  3. CloudWorks
  4. Create a Cloudworks connection
  5. Connect to Azure Blob

You need to have an Azure Blob account to create a new connection to this cloud source.

You need to know your Azure storage account(opens external page), shared access signature (SAS) token(opens external page), and container name(opens external page) to proceed. 

  1. Select Connections from the menu. 
Dialog to create a new connection.
  1. Click New connection.
    The Connect to a service dialog displays. 
  2. Enter a new Connection name. Use a unique name that starts and ends with a letter or number. You can include spaces, hyphens (-), and underscores (_), but no other special characters.
    The limit is 60 characters. 
    • Select a Service (Azure Blob) from the drop-down menu.
    • Enter your Storage account name.
    • Enter your SAS token.
    • Enter your Container name.
  3. Click Connect to accept and apply your settings for this connection.
Creation dialog for an Azure Blob connection.


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