The Application Event enables you to specify when and how frequently a Process Flow bound with it would be executed based on the polling frequency. It also overrides the parameters you have provided in the application source used in the Process Flow as an activity.
This page discusses the event for application source having application type as Azure Blob.
Follow the steps given below to create the application event.
Click Configure > EVENTS > Application.
Click Create Application Event.
In the Name field, enter a name for the event.
In the Description field, enter a description for the event.
In the Application field, select Azure Blob as the type of application source.
In the Account field, select the Azure Blob account that you want to use as a source.
You can also create an Azure Blob account by clicking the icon, and then providing the following information on the Create New Account screen.
Provide a name for this account. e.g. "MyAccount"
A short, descriptive name that helps you re-use this account in future.
This field governs the type of authentication you choose to connect to your Azure Blob.
Note: You can select Azure AD, Shared Key, or Shared Access Signatures as the Access Type. Based on your selection, the next field will ask you for the required input (Id, Key, or Signature) to proceed. For example, if you select Azure AD as the Access Type, the next field in the form will be Tenant Id where you’d need to enter the Tenant Id of your Azure Blob account.
You can select one of the following Access Types:
Storage Account Name
Name of your storage account in Azure.
Name of the container in the selected Storage Account.
Name of your Project in which you want to create a Template/Transaction.
Once you have provided the information, clickto save the account.
In the Trigger field, select either of the following triggers based on your requirement.
Get New Or Updated Blob
The New or Updated Blob operation downloads the newly created or updated blob.
Get All Blob
The Get All Blob operation downloads all blobs.
In the Folder field, specify the path of the folder where the source file/blob is located.
In the Search Criteria field, specify additional filter criteria in case you want to retrieve only specific type of files/blobs which matches this filter criteria. For example, *.txt.
Select Run Initial Load check box, if you want to process all the files when the event gets triggered for the first time.
In the Polling Frequency field, provide the time interval at which the Process Flow bounded with it will get executed.