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ForeSee Connector

Intro

ForeSee measures satisfaction with the customer experience and delivers insights on where organizations should prioritize improvements for maximum impact. Use Domo's ForeSee connector to return definitions and specific data for measures. To learn more about the ForeSee API, visit their page (https://developer.foresee.com/v1.0/docs/public-api).

You connect to your ForeSee account in the Data Center. This topic discusses the fields and menus that are specific to the ForeSee connector user interface. General information for adding DataSets, setting update schedules, and editing DataSet information is discussed in Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

Prerequisites

To connect to your ForeSee account and create a DataSet, you must have the following:

  • A ForeSee client ID

  • A ForeSee client secret

Note that these credentials are different from those you might have had for older APIs. If you do not have a client ID or client Secret, contact Foresee Support.

Connecting to Your ForeSee Account

This section enumerates the options in the Credentials and Details panes in the ForeSee Connector page. The components of the other panes in this page, Scheduling and Name & Describe Your DataSet, are universal across most connector types and are discussed in greater length in Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

Credentials Pane

This pane contains fields for entering credentials to connect to your ForeSee account. The following table describes what is needed for each field:  

Field

Description

Client ID

Enter your ForeSee client ID.

Client Secret

Enter your ForeSee client secret.

Once you have entered valid ForeSee credentials, you can use the same account any time you go to create a new ForeSee DataSet. You can manage connector accounts in the Accounts tab in the Data Center. For more information about this tab, see Managing User Accounts for Connectors.

Details Pane

This pane contains a primary Reports menu, along with various other menus which may or may not appear depending on the report type you select.

Menu

Description

Report

Select the ForeSee report you want to run. The following reports are available:

Measure Data

Returns information about each measure under contract with a client.

Measure Definition

Returns the definition or model for a specified measure.

Measurement Key

Select the measurement key you want to retrieve information for.

Definition Type

Select the definition type you want to retrieve information for.

Duration 

Select whether you want to pull data for a specific date or a date range. 

Report Date 

Select whether the report data is for a specific date or for a relative number of days back from today. 

Select Specific Date 

Select the date for the report. 

Days Back

Enter the number of past days that should appear in the report.  

Start Date

Specify whether the first date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the last date in your range in End Date

End Date

Specify whether the second date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the first date in your range in Start Date.  

Select Specific Start Date

Select the first date in your date range. 

Select Specific End Date

Select the second date in your date range. 

Days Back to Start From

Enter the number of the farthest day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to End At to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Days Back to End At

Enter the number of the most recent day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to Start From to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Other Panes

For information about the remaining sections of the connector interface, including how to configure scheduling, retry, and update options, see Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

FAQs

Can I use the same account multiple times to create DataSets?

Yes.

How often can the data be updated?

For DataSets with the Update Mode set to Append, it is best to run the DataSets once a day and retrieve only yesterday's data.

Are there any API limits I should be aware of?

No.