Understanding Getting Data Into Watershed
There are two primary ways to get data into Watershed: xAPI and CSVs.
All data is stored in Watershed as xAPI. When sending data into Watershed, xAPI is preferred but our CSV templates convert CSVs into xAPI in case you're using a data source that's not xAPI compatible.
The xAPI Data page in the Data section shows what data sources are currently connected to your account via xAPI and allows you to connect new ones:
The CSV Data page in the Data section shows different CSV templates in your account and allows you to create new ones:
Once you have data, the Data Search page in the Data section is the best way to see the raw xAPI in your account:
Getting New Data Into Watershed
When you're ready to get new data into Watershed, you'll either connect an xAPI data source or use a CSV:
- Learn more about connecting xAPI data sources.
- Learn more about connecting data sources via CSVs.