Data Sources and Stream Queries

OVERVIEW
DATA SOURCES
    Adding New Data Sources
STREAM QUERIES
    Creating New Streams

OVERVIEW

To stream data either from a web site source or to upload a file from your local drive, select Streams from the Navigation panel.

The Streams window displays both the Data sources and stream queries

DATA SOURCES

The data sources are displayed in the Sources + panel.

  • To view a stream's data source, select the data source in the Sources + panel, click the More icon > View.
  • To rename or delete a source, click the More icon select [Rename/Delete].
  • To display a source's stream queries, select it, the streams are displayed in the Streams panel.

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Adding New Data Sources

  1. In the Streams window, click Sources+ to display the Source Types page.

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2. Select a data source. Click: 

 - Start and follow the on-screen instructions.
 - Instructions to open the relevant Knowledge Base instruction page.

Note If you do not see your data source, use Search.

STREAM QUERIES

The current status of stream queries are shown in the Streams + panel. To view, change the status or edit the query, highlight the stream query you want to change and click the More icon.

Each query status may be changed as follows: 

Status Description  Click to: 
Live Historical data gathered or live data being gathered 
  • View the Stream Summary
  • Edit the live data
    stream schedule settings
  • Pause the data stream
  • Duplicate the data stream
  • Delete the data stream
In Progress Gathering historical data, that has not reached the present date
Paused A Live or Initialized data stream was paused by a user

 

Incomplete The Stream definition has not been completed
  • Edit
  • Duplicate
  • Delete
Completed For Uploaded files only - streaming completed
Error The stream is in an error state
  • Hover over the icon to
    display a description of
    the error
  • More>Resume, to
    resume streaming

Creating Stream Queries

Each source can hold several stream queries. To create new :queries

    1. Define a Stream Query per the requirements of the data source:
    2. Review the data in the Stream Table before processing it to Anodot.
      Note: To create more meaningful metrics, you can transform and filter the measures and dimensions from the data collectors before streaming the data.
      See Stream Tables Measure Columns and Dimension Columns

 

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