Biml Language Reference
Parameter Element
Defines a parameter for Data Integration Project or package.
  Attribute API Type Default Description
DataType TypeCode
This value specifies the type of the variable selected from the list of variable types supported by the system.

[.NET API Property: DataType]

Id Guid
Allows the developer to specify a unique identifier (GUID) for the variable. This can be used to retain a consistent ID between builds.

[.NET API Property: Id]

IncludeInDebugDump IncludeInDebugDump
This value specifies whether the value of this variable will be included in a debug dump.

[.NET API Property: IncludeInDebugDump]

IsRequired Boolean
Indicates that this parameter requires a value besides the design default.

[.NET API Property: IsRequired]

IsSensitive Boolean
Indicates that the parameter stores sensitive information, which should be persisted or encrypted in the catalog.

[.NET API Property: IsSensitive]

Name String
Specifies the name of the object. This name can be used to reference this object from anywhere else in the program.

[.NET API Property: Name]

Collection Children
  Child API Type Description
    <Annotation />
This is a collection of annotation items that can be used to specify documentation, tags, or other information. Annotations are particularly useful for storing information about nodes that can be used by BimlScript code.

[.NET API Property: Annotations]