External Tables : Incorrect syntax near ‘CREDENTIAL’

I was trying to work through External Table in SQL Server 2016 and was configuring the prerequisites , this is when i got stuck with error while creating EXTERNAL DATA SOURCE CREATE EXTERNAL DATA SOURCE sql2016ds WITH ( TYPE = HADOOP, LOCATION = ‘wasbs://containername@account.blob.core.windows.net/’, CREDENTIAL = cred_azstorage); GO Error Msg 102, Level 15, State 1, […]