Getting started tutorial

This tutorial is for people who are new to Dataform and want to be taught how to set up a new project. We will show you how to create your own data model, how to test and document it and how to run schedules on it.

What's next

Getting set up

Learn how to create a new BigQuery project and generate warehouse credentials.

Building your data model

Learn how to connect to a warehouse and create and publish your first dataset.

Managing dependencies

Learn how to use the ref function in Dataform and how to view your project in the Dependency tree.

Setting up a schedule

Learn how to set up a schedule and alerts in Dataform

Data quality tests and documenting datasets

Learn how to set up data quality tests using assertions and how to document your datasets

Committing your changes

Learn how to commit changes you've made in your Dataform project