Manage Data

Data in Milvus are called entities. An entity consists of a group of fields and is used to represent unstructured data like images, magazine articles, short videos, and more.

  • Insert Data: Prepare and insert entities into Milvus. Milvus 2.1 now supports VARCHAR data type on scalar field.

  • Delete Data: Milvus supports deleting entities by primary key filtered with boolean expression.

  • Compact Data: Milvus supports automatic data compaction by default. You can still compact data manually and check the compaction status.

  • Upsert Entities: Upserting is a combination of insert and delete operations. Milvus allows you to upsert entities.

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