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Data Queries

A text-based grammar for querying and transforming data to drive visualizations

Data queries are a purpose-built, text-based query language to retrieve, transform, and format data for visualizations.

These textual queries are very simple to automate in bot behaviors, dashboard widgets, or the API.

A data query is a collection of key:value pairs.

Every query must include a type: key:


Additional keys are available depending on the type of data being requested.

A format: key prepares the response for different visualizations:


Data is returned in JSON format.