0.3 Create your Datastream

Go to https://experience.adobe.com/#/data-collection/. After the previous exercise, you now have two Data Collection properties: one for web and one for mobile.

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These properties are almost ready to be used, but before you can start collecting data using these properties you need to set up a datastream. You’ll get more information around the concept of what a datastream is and what it means in Exercise 1.2.

For now, please follow these steps.

0.3.1 Create your Datastream for Web

Click Datastreams or Datastreams (Beta).

Click Edge Configuration icon in the left navigation

In the top right corner of your screen, select your sandbox name, which should be --aepSandboxId--.

Click Edge Configuration icon in the left navigation

Click New Datastream.

Click Edge Configuration icon in the left navigation

For the Friendly Name, and for the optional description, enter --demoProfileLdap-- - Demo System Datastream. For Event Schema, select Demo System - Event Schema for Website (Global v1.1). Click Save.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll then see this. Click Add Service.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Select the service Adobe Experience Platform, which will expose additional fields. You’ll then see this.

For Event Dataset, select Demo System - Event Dataset for Website (Global v1.1) and for Profile Dataset, select Demo System - Profile Dataset for Website (Global v1.1). Click Save.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll now see this.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

That’s it for now. In Module 1 you’ll learn more about Web SDK and how to configure all of its capabilities.

In the left menu, clik Tags.

Filter the search results to see your two Data Collection properties. Open the property for Web by clicking it.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll then see this. Click Extensions.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

On the Adobe Experience Platform Web SDK extension, click Configure.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll then see this. For Datastreams, you’ll currently see a dummy value set to 1. You now need to click the Choose from list radio-button. In the dropdown list, select the Datastream you created earlier.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Make sure to have selected your Datastream. TIP: You can filter the results in the dropdown easily by typing your --demoProfileLdap--.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Scroll down until you see Data Collection. Please ensure that the checkbox for Enable click data collection is not enabled. Click Save to save your changes.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Go to Publishing Flow.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Click the for Main, then click Edit.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Click Add All Changed Resources and then click Save & Build for Development.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Your changes are now being published and will be ready in a couple of minutes.

0.3.2 Create your Datastream for Mobile

Go to https://experience.adobe.com/#/data-collection/.

Click Datastreams or Datastreams (Beta).

Click Datastream icon in the left navigation

In the top right corner of your screen, select your sandbox name, which should be --aepSandboxId--.

Click Edge Configuration icon in the left navigation

Click New Datastream.

Click Datastream icon in the left navigation

For the Friendly Name, and for the optional description, enter --demoProfileLdap-- - Demo System Datastream (Mobile). For Event Schema, select Demo System - Event Schema for Mobile App (Global v1.1). Click Save.

Click Save.

Name the Datastream and save

You’ll then see this. Click Add Service.

Name the Datastream and save

Select the service Adobe Experience Platform, which will expose additional fields. You’ll then see this.

For Event Dataset, select Demo System - Event Dataset for Mobile App (Global v1.1) and for Profile Dataset, select Demo System - Profile Dataset for Mobile App (Global v1.1). Click Save.

Name the Datastream Configuration and save

You’ll then see this.

Name the Datastream Configuration and save

Your Datastream is now ready to be used in your Adobe Experience Platform Data Collection Client property for Mobile.

Go to Tags and filter the search results to see your two Data Collection properties. Open the property for Mobile by clicking it.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll then see this. Click Extensions.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

On the Adobe Experience Platform Edge Network extension, click Configure.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

You’ll then see this. You now need to select the correct sandbox and datastream that you just configured. The sandbox to use is --aepSandboxId-- and the datastream is called --demoProfileLdap-- - Demo System Datastream (Mobile).

For the Edge Network domain, please use the default domain which is edge.adobedc.net.

Click Save to save your changes.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Go to Publishing Flow.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Click the next to Main, then click Edit.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Click Add All Changed Resources, then click Save & Build for Development.

Name the Edge Configuration and save

Your changes are now being published and will be ready in a couple of minutes.

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