Axeda Sample Application: Populating A Web Page with Data Items

    The Axeda Platform provides a few mechanisms for putting user-defined pages or UI modules into the dashboards, or allowing end-users to host AJAX based applications from the same instance their data is retrieved from.  This simple application illustrates the use of jQuery to call Scripto and return a JSON formatted array of current data for an Axeda asset.


    • First steps taken with Axeda Artisan
    • Basic understanding of HTML, JavaScript and jQuery
    • Axeda Platform v6.5 or greater (Axeda Customers and Partners)
    • Artisan project attached to this article



    • Authentication from a Web app
    • Use of CurrentDataFinder API
    • Scripto from jQuery


    Files of Note (Locations are from the root of Artisan project)

    1. index.html – main HTML index page
    2. app.js – JavaScript code to build application and call Scripto
    3. axeda.js – axeda web services JavaScript code
    4. DataItemsWithScripto.groovy – custom object on Axeda platform






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