AWS CloudFormation
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AWS::Glue::Workflow

The AWS::Glue::Workflow is an AWS Glue resource type that manages AWS Glue workflows. A workflow is a container for a set of related jobs, crawlers, and triggers in AWS Glue. Using a workflow, you can design a complex multi-job extract, transform, and load (ETL) activity that AWS Glue can execute and track as single entity

Syntax

To declare this entity in your AWS CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:

JSON

{ "Type" : "AWS::Glue::Workflow", "Properties" : { "DefaultRunProperties" : Json, "Description" : String, "Name" : String, "Tags" : Json } }

YAML

Type: AWS::Glue::Workflow Properties: DefaultRunProperties: Json Description: String Name: String Tags: Json

Properties

DefaultRunProperties

A collection of properties to be used as part of each execution of the workflow

Required: No

Type: Json

Update requires: No interruption

Description

A description of the workflow

Required: No

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption

Name

The name of the workflow representing the flow

Required: No

Type: String

Update requires: Replacement

Tags

The tags to use with this workflow.

Required: No

Type: Json

Update requires: No interruption

Return Values

Ref

When you pass the logical ID of this resource to the intrinsic Ref function, Ref returns the workflow name.

For more information about using the Ref function, see Ref.