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Export from Hacker News to Azure Blob Storage

CloudQuery is an open-source data integration platform that allows you to export data from any source to any destination.

The CloudQuery Hacker News plugin allows you to sync data from Hacker News to any destination, including Azure Blob Storage. It takes only minutes to get started.

hackernews
Official

Hacker News

The Hacker News Source plugin for CloudQuery extracts configuration from the Hacker News API and loads it into any supported CloudQuery destination

Publisher

cloudquery

Repositorygithub.com
Latest version

v3.0.23

Type

Source

Platforms
Date Published

Feb 20, 2024

Price

Free

azblob
Official

Azure Blob Storage

This destination plugin lets you sync data from a CloudQuery source to remote Azure Blob Storage storage in various formats such as CSV, JSON and Parquet

Publisher

cloudquery

Repositorygithub.com
Latest version

v3.5.2

Type

Destination

Platforms
Date Published

Feb 20, 2024

Price

Free

MacOS Setup

Step 1. Install CloudQuery

brew install cloudquery/tap/cloudquery

Step 2. Configure Hacker News source plugin

You can find more information about the configuration in the plugin documentation

kind: source
spec:
  name: "hackernews"
  path: "cloudquery/hackernews"
  registry: "cloudquery"
  version: "v3.0.23"
  tables: ["*"]
  backend_options:
    table_name: "cq_state_hackernews"
    connection: "@@plugins.azblob.connection"
  destinations:
    - "DESTINATION_NAME"
  spec:
    item_concurrency: 100

Step 3. Configure Azure Blob Storage destination plugin

You can find more information about the configuration in the plugin documentation

kind: destination
spec:
  name: "azblob"
  path: "cloudquery/azblob"
  registry: "cloudquery"
  version: "v3.5.2"
  spec:
    storage_account: "cqdestinationazblob"
    container: "test"
    path: "path/to/files"

    format: "csv" # options: parquet, json, csv
    format_spec:
      # CSV-specific parameters:
      # delimiter: ","
      # skip_header: false

    # Optional parameters
    # compression: "" # options: gzip
    # no_rotate: false
    # batch_size: 10000
    # batch_size_bytes: 52428800 # 50 MiB
    # batch_timeout: 30s

Step 4. Run Sync

cloudquery sync hackernews.yml azblob.yml
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