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Synchronization task example

You can create a synchronization task to read data from an Amazon Aurora source and write data to the Amazon Aurora target.
Perform the following task to create a synchronization task:
Note: You need to create an Amazon Aurora connection before you configure the synchronization task.
    1. In Data Integration, click New > Tasks.
    2. Select Synchronization Task, and click Create.
    The Definition tab appears.
    3. Configure the following fields on the Definition tab:
    Field
    Description
    Task Name
    Name of the synchronization task.
    Description
    Description of the synchronization task.
    Maximum length is 255 characters.
    Task Operation
    Select the task operation that you want to perform.
    4. Click Next.
    The Source tab appears.
    5. Configure the following fields on the Source tab:
    Field
    Description
    Connection
    Select an Amazon Aurora connection you created.
    Source Type
    Select the source type.
    By default, Single is selected.
    Source Object
    Select the required object from the list.
    Display technical names instead of labels
    Displays technical names instead of business names.
    Display source fields in alphabetical order
    Displays source fields in alphabetical order. By default, fields appear in the order returned by the source system.
    6. Click Next.
    The Target tab appears.
    7. Configure the following fields on the Target tab:
    Field
    Description
    Connection
    Select a flat file connection.
    Target Object
    Select the target object.
    Display target fields in alphabetical order
    Displays target fields in alphabetical order. By default, fields appear in the order returned by the target system.
    8. Click Next.
    The Data Filters tab appears.
    9. Select the filter object, filter field, and filter operator to create a data filter on the Data Filters page.
    10. Click Next.
    The Field Mapping tab appears.
    11. Click Automatch on the Field Mapping tab to map source fields to target fields accordingly.
    12. Click Validate Mapping to validate the mapping.
    13. Click Next.
    The Schedule tab appears where you can schedule the task for each requirement and save.
    14. Configure the advanced source properties on the Schedule tab.
    15. Click Save > Finish.
    16. From the Explore page, select the synchronization task, and click Actions > Run.
    In Monitor, you can monitor the status of the logs after you run the task.