Alation Sandbox


The feature on this page is no longer offered, but you can reference the legacy documentation below. See Non-Production Environments in the Cloud for details about our current offering for Alation Cloud Service customers.

Alation Sandbox is software developed by Alation for effectively testing upgrades to new Alation builds at the scale of Production instances and in the customer environment. Aiming at a shorter feedback cycle for new features and bug fixes, Sandbox automates the creation of test instances and the collection of troubleshooting information.

To test upgrades, Alation recommends to use the latest Sandbox build. Request it by emailing the Alation Sandbox team.

Latest Sandbox buid


Alation Sandbox was first released as Scarlet with Alation version 2020.3. With 2020.4, this software has been renamed to Alation Sandbox. Versions of this software later than are known as Alation Sandbox.