Versions Before 1.3.0

Alation Cloud Service Applies to Alation Cloud Service instances of Alation

Customer Managed Applies to customer-managed instances of Alation


This section is applicable to all Alation versions and Snowflake OCF Connector versions prior to 1.3.0.

You can configure metadata extraction (MDE) for an OCF data source on the Metadata Extraction tab of the Settings page. Refer to Configure Metadata Extraction for OCF Data Sources for information about the available configuration options.

OCF Google BigQuery data sources support default MDE.

Custom query-based extraction is not supported.