Data Export


Data export is often performed on the source system when migrating data to a new destination database, or when saving test data for later reuse.

Data export is a self-service operation.

The data format produced by the data export will define how the data is subsequently imported.

Instructions are provided for the following data export methods:

Data Export Method

Use Case

TSV File

Export data to a TSV (tab-delimited) file using the mariadb client


Create a logical backup using the mariadb-dump utility or mysqldump utility