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Alteryx - access web services with a little help from your flexible friend

 

 

Analytical requirements are of course not limited to on premise data sources, with a plethora of web based possibilities such as cloud based solutions, open web services/APIs and more. Using Alteryx we can access web based data readily for blending, analytical apps and other use cases. In this video I demonstrate a real-world retrieval of data from an enterprise cloud application, detailing techniques and lessons learnt for successful results. I cover:

  •  Preparation when using web services
  • Alteryx design considerations
  • Performance tuning tips