can import data from a variety of flat file formats and other distributed sources.
NOTE: does not modify a source. Instead, a set of metadata is associated with the raw data, which enables transformation of the source. On export, a new version of the data is written to one or more specified output destinations.
For more information on the formats supported for input, see Supported File Formats.
NOTE: Any user with a valid user account can import data from a local file.
To add a dataset:
To begin working with a dataset, you must first add it into a flow, which is a container for datasets. Click the Add Dataset to a Flow checkbox and enter the name for a new flow.
Tip: If you have selected a single file, you can begin wrangling it immediately. Click Import and Wrangle. The flow is created for you, and your dataset is added to it.