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18.2 Configure your Azure Event Hub Destination in Adobe Experience Platform

18.2.1 Identify Required Azure Connection parameters

To define an Event Hub destination in Adobe Experience Platform you need your:
  • Event Hubs namespace
  • Event Hub
  • Azure SAS Key name
  • Azure SAS Key
Event Hub and EventHub namespace have been defined in the previous exercise: Exercise 1 - Setup Event Hub in Azure

Event Hubs Namespace

To lookup the above information in Azure Portal, navigate to https://portal.azure.com/#home . Make sure that you are using the correct Azure account.
Select All Resources in Azure Portal:

Event Hub

Look for a resource with resource type Event Hubs Namespace , if you followed the naming conventions used in the previous exercise you Event Hubs Namespace will be ldap-aep-enablement , for example mmeewis-aep-enablement . Take a note of it, you will need it in the next exercise.
Click on the Event Hubs Namespace name to get the details:
Select Event Hubs to get a list of Event Hubs defined in your Event Hubs Namespace, if you followed the naming conventions used in the previous exercise you will find an Event Hub named ldap-aep-enablement-event-hub , for example mmeewis-aep-enablement-event-hub . Take a note of it, you will need it in the next exercise.

SAS Key Name

Select Shared access policies for your Event Hubs Namespace
You will see a list of Shared access policies. The SAS Key that we are looking for is RootManageSharedAccessKey . This is the SAS Key name. Take a not of it.

SAS Key Value

Click on the RootManageSharedAccessKey to get the SAS Key Value. And press the Copy to clipboard icon to copy the Primary key :

Destination Values Summary

At this point you should have identified all the values needed to define the Azure Event Hub destination in Adobe Experience Platform Real-time CDP.
Destination Attribute Name
Destination Attribute Value
Example Value
sasKeyName
SAS Key Name
RootManageSharedAccessKey
sasKey
SAS Key Value
srREx9ShJG1Rv7f/...
namespace
Event Hubs Namespace
mmeewis-aep-enablement
eventHubName
Event Hub
mmeewis-aep-enablement-event-hub

18.2.2 Create Azure Event Hub Destination in Adobe Experience Platform

Go to https://platform.adobe.com , navigate to Destinations , select Cloud Storage and hover over Azure Event Hubs and click Activate :
Fill in the destination values that you have collected in the previous exercise. Next, click Connect to Destination .
If your credentials were correct, you'll see a confirmation: Connected .
Click Next .
In the next screen, enter the name and description in the format ldap-aep-enablement . Enter eventHubName (see previous exercise) and click Create destination .
We will skip segment activation for now. You can hit the Save & exit button:
Your destination is now created and available in Adobe Experience Platform.