Acquia Journey adaptors

Acquia Journey provides a wide variety of adaptors, enabling you to interact with external systems from within your graphs. This allows you to drive your customer next best action based on specific information about a user.

Adaptors

Adaptors are created in the project editor, and each adaptor uses a pre-defined connection to do its work. Based on your connection type, the following adaptor types and methods can be created:

Connection Image Actions
Acquia Lift Lift adaptor Capture, Decide, Visitor, Content
Database Database adaptor Read, Write, Listen, Delete
Email Email adaptor Write
File File adaptor Read, Write
Graph API Graph API listener Listen
Message Queue Message adaptor Read, Write, Listen
REST Web Service REST web service adaptor GET, POST, PUT, PATCH, DELETE
SOAP Web Service SOAP web service adaptor Web service-dependent
Twitter Twitter adaptor Read, Write, Listen

Adding an adaptor

To add an adaptor to your project, complete the following actions:

Note

Most adaptors require that you first create the connection that is required for the adaptor type that you want to create.

  1. Sign in to Acquia Journey.
  2. From the projects list, identify the project you want to create an adaptor for, and click its title. Acquia Journey will display the Overview tab for your project.
  3. Click the Graphs tab, and then click Create.
  4. Enter a Name for the adaptor that describes its purpose.
  5. In the Adaptors section, click the adaptor type that you want to use.
  6. At the bottom of the page, click Create Item. Acquia Journey will display the configuration page for your new adaptor.
  7. In the Connection list, click the connection that you want to use for this adaptor. You can click the pencil icon to open the Connections tab in Project Admin page where you can edit existing connections or create a new connection.
  8. Continue to configure the adaptor based on its specific configuration instructions in the Adaptors list.

Deleting an adaptor

To delete an adaptor from Acquia Journey that you no longer require, complete the following actions:

  1. Sign in to Acquia Journey.
  2. From the projects list, identify the project you want to delete an adaptor from, and click its title. Acquia Journey will display the Overview tab for your project.
  3. Click the Graphs tab.
  4. In the Adaptors section, find the adaptor you want to delete, and then click the trashcan icon.
  5. In the Delete Item dialog box, click Delete Item to permanently delete the adaptor from Acquia Journey.

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