Use Adobe Analytics as a data source

Resources

Data Source Type:

Adobe Analytics

Supported Version

Adobe Analytics API version 1.4

Note: Make sure that you're an administrator of your Adobe WebServices account.

Authentication:

API Username and Shared Secret

Sample Request:

{

"reportDescription":{ "reportSuiteID":"replaceme" }

}

'replace me' is your report suite id.

API Documentation: Adobe Analytics API Documents
API Explorer Adobe Analytics Developer API Explorer

Step-by-Step

Create a new data source using Adobe Analytics

To create a data source using Adobe Analytics, you need to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Create a new data source.
  • Find your API Username and Shared Secret.
  • Write your request and enter it into Klipfolio.
  • Complete the data source creation process.

Note: This guide assumes that you already have an active Adobe Analytics account.

Step 1: Start the data source creation process

To create a data source using Adobe Analytics, go to the Connector Gallery page in Klipfolio and select Adobe Analytics.

Step 2: Find your API Username and Shared Secret

You can find your API Username and Shared Secret in the Web Services section in your Adobe Analytics account. To find out more, go to Adobe Analytics Developer API Explorer.

Step 3: Write your request and enter it into Klipfolio

Adobe Analytics offers instructions on writing your requests in their API Documents

Here is a sample request to get you started:

{

"reportDescription":{ "reportSuiteID":"replaceme" }

}

 'replace me' is your report suite id.

Step 4: Authenticate and complete the data source creation process

Now that you have written your request:

  1. At Environment, select your closest location or San Jose (Default) from the drop-down menu.
  2. At API Username, type in your API Username.
  3. At Shared Secret, type in your Shared Secret.
  4. At Request Body, paste your written request.
  5. Select Get Report.
  6. If you are satisfied with the data returned, select Continue.

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