Preserve ACLs when upgrading from ADLS Gen1 to Gen2 using Azure Data Factory

Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Azure Data Factory empowers you to copy data from Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS) Gen1 to Gen2 easily and performantly. To address one of the common asks, now you can further choose to preserve the access control lists (ACLs) set on the ADLS Gen1 files/directories using Data Factory, in which way the same access control applies after upgrading from Gen1 to Gen2.

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