This article describes how to set up the Yahoo DataX connector.

In this article:

API Information

This connector uses the following vendor API:

Batch Limits

This connector uses batched requests to support high-volume data transfers to the vendor. Requests are queued until one of the following three (3) thresholds is met:

  • Max number of requests: 10000
  • Max time since oldest request: 60 minutes
  • Max size of requests: 100 MB

Connector Actions

Action Name AudienceStream EventStream
Add User to Segment
Opt Out

Configure Settings

Navigate to the Connector Marketplace and add a new connector. For general instructions on how to add a connector, see the About Connectors article.

After adding the connector, configure the following settings:

  • Client ID
    Required: Your client ID.
  • Client Secret
    Required: Your client secret.

Click Done when you are finished configuring the connector.

Action Settings — Parameters and Options

Click Continue to configure the connector actions. Enter in a name for the action and then select the action type from the drop-down menu.

The following section describes how to set up parameters and options for each action.

Action — Add User to Segment

Parameters

Parameter Description
URN Type The user identifier (URN) Type.
URN Value The user identifier (URN) Value.
Taxonomy ID (Required) The ID of the taxonomy.
Timestamp Represents when the qualification occurs. A UNIX epoch time in seconds.
Expiration Timestamp Represents when the qualification expires. A UNIX epoch time in seconds, up to 90 days in the future.
Taxonomy ID (Required) The ID of the taxonomy.
Timestamp Represents when the qualification occurs. A UNIX epoch time in seconds.
Expiration Timestamp Represents when the qualification expires. A UNIX epoch time in seconds, up to 90 days in the future.
Value The attribute's value.

Action — Opt Out

Parameters

Parameter Description
URN Type The user identifier (URN) Type.
URN Value The user identifier (URN) Value.
Taxonomy ID (Required) The ID of the taxonomy.
Timestamp Represents when the qualification occurs. A UNIX epoch time in seconds.
Expiration Timestamp Represents when the qualification expires. A UNIX epoch time in seconds, up to 90 days in the future.
Taxonomy ID (Required) The ID of the taxonomy.
Timestamp Represents when the qualification occurs. A UNIX epoch time in seconds.
Expiration Timestamp Represents when the qualification expires. A UNIX epoch time in seconds, up to 90 days in the future.
Value The attribute's value.
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