There are some instances where you may wish to package a set of processes that ready for installation by managed accounts. Dell Boomi offers a solution to this problem with the use of Integration packs. Integrations packs allow you to offer a pre-packaged solution to your end users.
There are however a few things to consider before using integration packs:
You can only have a maximum of 100 processes in a single integration pack.
There are several components that cannot be added to an integration pack. Those elements included
Process Route Components
Processes that contain Process Route Components
Processes must first be published to a process library before being added to an integration pack. For more information about how to use process libraries in Dell Boomi, see this link
Integration pack management and multi-install integration packs are optional Dell Boomi AtomSphere features that must first be…
A common operation in Dell Boomi is to copy processes from one account to another. These processes can often be used as templates for new processes. One way to accomplish this task is to copy the process to the other account choosing the account and the folder.
While this method does move the process that we need to the correct account, there are a few drawbacks to this method.
It is difficult to determine which version of the process you are using when copying the process in this manner.
Copying a new version of the process is often messy process which involves first deleting the old version of the process before copying over the new version.
In many instances there are better and less painful alternatives to the above mentioned method.
Dell Boomi offers a feature called Process Library Management that fixes these issues….
Many times when working with Microsoft Azure, it is necessary to read and write information to Microsoft Azure File Storage. Unfortunately, at this time Dell Boomi currently only supports a Microsoft Blob Storage Connector; one possible solution to this problem is to use Microsoft’s AzCopy utility to read and write information to Microsoft Azure File Storage.
AzCopy is a command-line Utility designed for copy data to and from Microsoft Azure Blob, File, and Table storage; but our purposes we will be using it to write data to Microsoft Azure File Storage.
AzCopy can be downloaded from this link (http://aka.ms/downloadazcopy). To install, simply follow the installation instructions.
One possible use of AzCopy is to upload newly created data files to Microsoft Azure File Storage. By doing so we can call AzCopy to upload the data files after we have finished creating them all rather…