Collect Slices help you capture data from multiple sources so they can be stored in your data lake and organized in your data warehouse.
Datacoral provides Collect Slices for different kinds of sources:
- Databases: Bring your data from your production databases such as Postgres, Mysql, DynamoDB and others into one place
- Saas APIs: Connect any Marketing (Ex. Google Adwords, Mailchimp etc), Customer Success (Ex. Zendesk etc), Project Tracking (Asana, Jira etc), Data-as-a-Service (Ex. Crunchbase, Google Analytics etc) or Payments (Ex. Stripe etc) APIs
- Events: Perform instrumentation on any stream of events such as events from a live application
In order to get started with adding slices, start by looking at the generic commands for working with slices here. This will allow you to list all available slices, add new slices, remove and update existing slices.