Metaplane can access your dbt cloud metadata to extract metadata about job runs metadata such as run durations, models generated by dbt, and lineage relationships between models. Metaplane is able to match tables in your warehouse with dbt models to determine the causality and consequences of table failure.
Paid dbt plans only
The dbt Cloud API is only available to Team and Enterprise customers.
Team Owners only
To obtain a dbt Cloud API Token, you must be an owner on the team. You can send your dbt team owner this doc for them to complete as well.
Navigate to dbt Cloud: https://cloud.getdbt.com
Click on the top left hamburger menu button > Account Settings
- Click the button Enable Metadata Access
- Click on your profile icon > Profile
- Click API Access
- Copy API Key
- Navigate to https://app.metaplane.dev/settings
- Click on the dbt button
- Add the dbt API token into the modal and save
The historical run time data for dbt jobs will immediately start syncing. You can see these jobs by clicking on the "jobs" navigation tab, or going to https://app.metaplane.dev/jobs.
Downstream/upstream lineage from dbt will be available within tests and alerts within 24 hours.
Updated 9 months ago