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Trigger a workflow on New Event with Confection API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the New Event trigger
    1. Connect your Confection account
    2. Configure timer
    3. Configure Event Name
  2. Add steps to connect to 700+ APIs using code and no-code building blocks
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger

Details

This is a pre-built, open source component from Pipedream's GitHub repo. The component is developed by Pipedream and the community, and verified and maintained by Pipedream.

To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

New Event on Confection
Description:Emit new event when a UUID receives a value for the configured **Event Name**. The latest value as well a history of all values ever received for that **Event Name** will be returned.
Version:0.0.1
Key:confection-new-event

Code

import common from "../common.mjs";
import confection from "../../confection.app.mjs";

export default {
  key: "confection-new-event",
  name: "New Event",
  version: "0.0.1",
  dedupe: "unique",
  description:
    "Emit new event when a UUID receives a value for the configured **Event Name**. The latest value as well a history of all values ever received for that **Event Name** will be returned.",
  props: {
    ...common.props,
    eventName: {
      propDefinition: [
        confection,
        "eventName",
      ],
      description:
        "Provide the event name to watch. All accounts have `loadtime` & `pageviewBatch` events by default.",
    },
  },
  methods: {
    ...common.methods,
    /**
     * Get summary for the triggered event
     *
     * @param {string} uuid - Emitted data UUID
     */
    getSummary(uuid) {
      return `New ${this.eventName} event with UUID: ${uuid}`;
    },
    /**
     * Get data from Confection Live API
     *
     * @param {string} lastTimestamp - Start of results time frame
     * @param {string} timestamp - End of results time frame
     */
    getSourceData(lastTimestamp, timestamp) {
      return this.confection.getNewEvent(
        this.eventName,
        lastTimestamp,
        timestamp,
      );
    },
  },
  run: common.run,
};

Configuration

This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
LabelPropTypeDescription
ConfectionconfectionappThis component uses the Confection app.
timer$.interface.timer
N/Adb$.service.dbThis component uses $.service.db to maintain state between component invocations.
Event NameeventNamestring

Provide the event name to watch. All accounts have loadtime & pageviewBatch events by default.

Authentication

Confection uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Confection account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Confection APIs in both code and no-code steps.

Find your account ID and API keys here: https://dashboard.confection.io/my-keys

Need an account? Using Confection for the first time? Please see our quick-start guide: https://confection.io/quick-start/pipedream

About Confection

Confection collects, stores, and distributes data in a way that's unaffected by client-side disruptions involving cookies, cross-domain scripts, and device IDs. It's also compliant with global privacy laws so it’s good for people too.

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