See the Introduction to CaaS module for more information about access.
Generate a token
You’ll generate a unique token for each application you create.
Go to Applications > Setup Application
Enter a name. The name should help you identify the platform and application
Enter a description about the purpose of the application
Select the RecordTypes to be displayed in the report. The RecordTypes available are based on the schema associated with the application. The default schema includes impression, consent, withdraw and modify is included. To update the recordtypes associated with your application, contact support.
Save your application to generate the token.
Connect with API
The CaaS PI Collector is the data collector that can send either a GET or POST requests for the purpose of getting consent data into the Evidon storage structure for future reporting and serving. Check here for reference documentation.
For this example, we’ll test out the token by creating an impression. We recommend sending a GET request for impressions.
This is based on your schema. By default, available record types are impression, consent, withdraw, decline. To update these recordtypes for your application, contact support. For the purpose this example, r is set to impression
This should be base64 encoded JSON.
This will contain values that you would like to track for your application. In the demo, http://caas-demo.evidon.com/, the data includes displaytype, language, and a consentRequired Boolean.
Confirm result in Reports
Go to Reports > Reports
In Reporting Options, use the first dropdown to select the application you created in the first step.
For Choose a record, select impression
Finally, select a start and end date.
Select Run Report
You will see your test record posted. The next module will go into more detail about the reporting features