This section describes how to use a provided template to create an end-to-end flow.

Overview

template is a pre-defined set of guidelines for creating the objects needed for a flow that solves a specific use case. Templates enables you to simplify and activate the work quickly by following the guidelines through the process of importing a dataset, transforming the data, and publishing outputs to the specified destination.

How to use a template

Follow these procedures to use a template.

Steps:

  1. From the Home page, select the required template.
     

    NOTE: If you want to use a blank flow, you can select the Create a new flow option.


  2. A new flow is created, with the Template Name - X, where:
    1. Template Name is the name of the template you have selected
    2. X is a number. 

      Tip: Click the Template Name - X, to enter a flow name and description.


  3. Review the guidelines to populate each placeholder in the template. A template has been specified when you have configured one instance of each of the following:
    1. Dataset: Click the Dataset placeholder to select a dataset to import. For more information, see Import Data Page.
    2. Recipe: When you import a dataset, an empty recipe is created for you. To build your recipe, click the recipe placeholder. For more information, see Transformer Page.
    3. Output: Click the output placeholder to specify the output destination. For more information, see Create Outputs.
  4. When finished, the specified objects are displayed in the flow in Flow View.
  5. To run a job, select the output object, and click Run
  6. Configure the job in the Run Job page. Click Run again.