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Synchronized Data

Some NetBox models support automatic synchronization of certain attributes from remote data sources, such as a git repository hosted on GitHub or GitLab. Data from the authoritative remote source is synchronized locally in NetBox as data files.


A user must be assigned the core.sync_datasource permission in order to synchronize local files from a remote data source. This is accomplished by creating a permission for the "Core > Data Source" object type with the sync action, and assigning it to the desired user and/or group.

The following features support the use of synchronized data: