Work with Workspaces using API
Entity and Declarative Interface
There are two types of interfaces available, the main difference between Entity and Declarative Interface is their attitude to objects:
- Metadata Entity Interface allows accessing and managing objects one by one and can be retrieved in particular batches.
- Workspace Declarative Interface works with a model specified in an all-in-one document only.
Metadata API Interfaces
- Components of logical model can be:
- Components of analytical model can be:
Create, update and get of objects is specific to model (layer) where the object belongs. For all details see Workspace Metadata Model API .
The API Protocol
The GoodData.CN application uses the HTTP protocol and media type
application/json for communication with clients.