Convert to partitioned table
This BLOCK copies data from multiple tables separated by date (date-sharded tables) into one partitioned table
The date-sharded tables must have their names formatted as shown below:
YYYY: 4-digit year. E.g. 2016
MM: 2-digit month (01–12). E.g. 04
DD: 2-digit date (01–31). E.g. 09
For example, file names like
mytable_20161231 are properly formatted with the required year, month, and date in their suffixes.
|BLOCK name||Designate a name to be displayed on this BLOCK.|
|GCP service account||Select the GCP service account to use with this BLOCK.|
Designate the dataset containing the tables to be converted into a partitioned table.
|Source table prefix||
Designate the prefix of the source tables. Tables with this prefix followed by an 8-digit date (
For example, the prefix for tables named
Designate the ID of the dataset that will contain the partitioned table.
Designate an ID for the partitioned table.
|Overwrite||Specify whether or not to erase pre-existing views and tables with identical names when saving newly added ones.|
|Data storage period||Designate the number of days each partition of data will be saved.|
|BLOCK memos||Make any comments regarding this BLOCK.|