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Status Under review
Workspace DataStage
Created by Guest
Created on May 7, 2024

Delta Files from Datastage

Currently Datastage does not supports delta files. Due to which it cannot integrate seamlessly integrate/leverage the functionality supported by potential downstreams of an ETL tool like Fabric Warehouse/Databricks.

For Ex>> If datastage would have supported delta format then we could have been able to write the data into Azure DataLake Storage Gen2 in delta format and then from their that data could be easily refrenced as a Table by Fabric Warehouse/Lakehouse  and there wouldnt be any need to load the data in Fabric Warehouse/Lakehouse and would have got table like experinece also.



Needed By Not sure -- Just thought it was cool
  • Guest
    May 7, 2024

    We raised a ticket TS016019256 to IBM to enquire about the same and the respondent told that this is an ask by many customers of IBM and suggested to raise an Idea on the same