Author : MD TAREQ HASSAN | Updated : 2022/08/18

The concept of dataset

In the context of ADF, dataset is the information (i.e. column information for tables or CSV files) about source data, sink data

What is Dataset in ADF?

Before we can create a dataset, we must create a linked service to link the data store to ADF.

Dataset format and types

Format type of dataset

Dataset type:
ADF supports many different types of datasets, depending on the data stores we use. Go to , select a data store to learn how to create a linked service and a dataset for it.