For more information on data is handled initially, see Initial Parsing Steps in the User Guide.
Converted file formats
Files of the following type are not read into the
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JSON v2 - This newer version reads the JSON source file through the Conversion Service, which stores a restructured version of the data in tabular format on the base storage layer for quick and simple use within the application.
Tip: This method is disabled enabled by default but and is recommended. For more information, see Working with JSON v2.
JSON v1 - This older version reads JSON files directly into the platform as text files. However, this method often requires additional work to restructure the data into tabular format. For more information, see Working with JSON v1.