Azure Blob Data Source

Configuring SearchBlox

Before using Azure Blob Data Source, install SearchBlox successfully and create a Custom Collection.


Getting Azure keys

Login to Azure and get the Storage account name and Access keys (key1) for Azure Blob storage based on the storage that you are to index in SearchBlox


Configuration details of Azure Blob Data Source

Accessing Connector UI

data-directoryData Folder where the data needs to be stored. Make sure it has write permission.
api-keySearchBlox API Key. API key would be available in Admin Dashboard Menu -> Admin ->Licence page
colnameThe name of the custom collection in SearchBlox.
urlSearchBlox URL
azurebloburlBlob URL for Azure
blobaccesskeyAccess key for Azure blob storage
blobstorageaccountAzure storage account name
exclude-formatsFile formats to be excluded
max-folder-sizeMaximum size of static folder after which it should be sweeped in MB.
search url & delete-api-url:Make sure that the port number is right. If your SearchBlox runs in 8080 port the URLs should be right by default.