JavaScript| 5 min read

How to use a 'do... while' loop for API pagination

Many APIs provide their data in several pages. In order to grab all of the data of these pages you have to make multiple API requests in a loop. In JavaScript there are multiple ways of writing such a loop. In this blog I take a look at the 'do... while' loop.

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Alteryx| 7 min read

Tableau Metadata API, GraphQL and how to get data with Alteryx - Part Two

In late 2019 Tableau released the Metadata API. This is a new API that allows you to query assets and metadata about your Tableau systems. It allows you to track lineage, do impact analysis and find content on your server. In this second blog post I discuss how to query the GraphQL API and how to use Alteryx get get data out of the API is.

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Tableau| 7 min read

Tableau Metadata API, GraphQL and how to get data with Alteryx - Part One

In late 2019 Tableau released the Metadata API. This is a new API that allows you to query assets and metadata about your Tableau systems. It allows you to track lineage, do impact analysis and find content on your server. In this first blog post I discuss what this new API can do, how it works and what GraphQL is. In the second post I will explain how to use Alteryx to connect and query the API.

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