You can create connections to SFTP servers to upload your datasets to the .
Acquire user credentials to access the SFTP server. You can use username/password credentials or SSH keys. See below.
If preferred, you can use SSH keys to for authentication to the SFTP server.
NOTE: SSH keys must be private RSA keys. If you have OpenSSH keys, you can use the ssh-keygen utility to convert them to private RSA keys.
By default, this connection type is automatically enabled.
NOTE: You must provide the protocol identifier and storage locations for the SMTP server. See below.
The must be provided the list of protocols and locations for accessing SFTP.
Locate the following parameters and set their values according to the table below:
"fileStorage.whitelist": ["sftp"], "fileStorage.defaultBaseUris": ["sftp:///"],
A comma-separated list of protocols that are permitted to access SFTP.
For each supported protocol, this param must contain a top-level path to the location where files can be stored. These files include uploads, samples, and temporary storage used during job execution.
Use of SFTP connections requires the Java VFS service in the .
NOTE: This service is enabled by default.
For more information on configuring this service, see Configure Java VFS Service.
Any user can create a SFTP connection through the application.
NOTE: Only an administrator can make a connection available for all users.
Specify the properties for your SFTP server.
The hostname of the FTP server to which you are connecting. Do not include any protocol identifier (
|Port||The port number to use to connect to the server. Default port number is |
Select one of the following:
|User Name||The username to use to connect.|
|Password||(Basic credential type) The password associated with the username.|
|SSH Key||(SSH Key credential type) The SSH key that applies to the username.|
|Test Connection||Click this button to test the connection that you have specified.|
|Default Directory||Absolute path on the SFTP server where users of the connection can begin browsing.|
|Block Size (Bytes)|
Fetch size in bytes for each read from the SFTP server.
|Connection Name||The name of the connection as you want it to appear in the application.|
|Description||This description is displayed in the application.|
For more information, see Create Connection Window.