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Avro data types and transformation data types

Avro file data types map to transformation data types that the Secure Agent uses to move data across platforms.
The following table lists the Avro file data types that the Secure Agent supports and the corresponding transformation data types:
Avro Data Type
Transformation Data Type
Range and Description
Array1
Array
Unlimited number of characters
Boolean
Integer
TRUE (1) or FALSE (0)
Bytes
Binary
Precision 4000
Double
Double
Precision 15
Float
Double
Precision 15
Int
Integer
-2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647
Precision 10, scale 0
Long
Bigint
-9,223,372,036,854,775,808 to 9,223,372,036,854,775,807
Precision 19, scale 0
Map1
Map
Unlimited number of characters
Null
Integer
-2,147,483,648 to 2,147,483,647
Precision 10, scale 0
Record1
Struct
Unlimited number of characters
String
String
1 to 104,857,600 characters
Precision 4000
Union1
Corresponding data type in a union of ["primitive_type|complex_type", "null"] or ["null", "primitive_type|complex_type"].
Dependent on primitive or complex data type.
1Applies only to elastic mappings.