Creates the table in the Cloud Bigtable instance.

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Last Updated: Feb. 25, 2023

Access Instructions

Install the Google provider package into your Airflow environment.

Import the module into your DAG file and instantiate it with your desired params.


instance_idRequiredThe ID of the Cloud Bigtable instance that will hold the new table.
table_idRequiredThe ID of the table to be created.
project_idOptional, the ID of the Google Cloud project. If set to None or missing, the default project_id from the Google Cloud connection is used.
initial_split_keys(Optional) list of row keys in bytes that will be used to initially split the table into several tablets.
column_families(Optional) A map columns to create. The key is the column_id str and the value is a
gcp_conn_idThe connection ID to use to connect to Google Cloud.
impersonation_chainOptional service account to impersonate using short-term credentials, or chained list of accounts required to get the access_token of the last account in the list, which will be impersonated in the request. If set as a string, the account must grant the originating account the Service Account Token Creator IAM role. If set as a sequence, the identities from the list must grant Service Account Token Creator IAM role to the directly preceding identity, with first account from the list granting this role to the originating account (templated).


Creates the table in the Cloud Bigtable instance.

For more details about creating table have a look at the reference:

See also

For more information on how to use this operator, take a look at the guide: BigtableCreateTableOperator

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