Wave REST API (Pilot): Access More Data

You can now access more Analytics Cloud data by using the Wave REST API.
Note

Note

We provide this feature to selected customers through a pilot program that requires agreement to specific terms and conditions. To be nominated to participate in the program, contact Salesforce. Because pilot programs are subject to change, we can’t guarantee acceptance. This pilot feature isn’t generally available, as referenced in this document or in press releases or public statements. We can’t guarantee that it will become generally available within any particular time frame or at all. Make your purchase decisions only on the basis of generally available features. Services provided by the Wave REST API are subject to change. Support is not provided.

New Resources

The following resources have been added to the Wave REST API in Summer `15 Plus.

Resource Description Supported HTTP Method Resource URL
XMD List Returns a list of extended metadata (XMD) resources for a version of a dataset. GET /services/data/v34.0/wave/​datasets/<dataset ID>/​versions/<version ID>/xmds
XMD Returns the XMD for a version of a dataset. GET /services/data/v34.0/wave/​datasets/<dataset ID>/versions/​<version ID>/​xmds/<XMD type>
Dependencies Returns the dependencies for an application (folder). GET services/data/v34.0/wave/​dependencies/<folder ID>
Folders List Creates an Analytics Cloud application. POST /services/data/v34.0/wave/​folders
Folder Returns the representation for an Analytics Cloud application. GET /services/data/v34.0/wave/​folders/<folder ID>
Versions List Returns a collection of dataset versions for a particular dataset. GET /services/data/v34.0/wave/​datasets/<dataset ID>/versions

New Methods

The following methods have been added to the Wave REST API in Summer `15 Plus.

  • PATCH on the Lens (/wave/lenses/<lens ID>) resource
  • PATCH and DELETE on the Dataset (/wave/datasets/<dataset ID>) resource

New Properties

The following properties have been added to the Wave REST API in Summer `15 Plus.

  • xmdMain in the Version (/wave/datasets/<dataset ID>versions/<version ID>) resource response body
  • xmdsUrl in the Version (/wave/datasets/<dataset ID>versions/<version ID>) resource response body

For a complete list of the Wave REST API resources, see Wave REST API (Pilot): Build New Functionality.