Xap Building

Dataflow User Interface
When building Xaps you'll spend most of your time in the DATAFLOW section of your Studio. This article will walk through the basics of that user in...
Wed, 13 Dec, 2017 at 6:11 AM
Entities and Duffles (Exaptive Data Model, part 1 of 3)
Need more? Keep going! By using a consistent data format we maximize opportunities for reusing components and extending xaps. We use an...
Thu, 29 Jun, 2017 at 4:36 AM
Using Data Types (Exaptive Data Model, part 2 of 3)
You are probably familiar with primitive data types, like string or integer. Exaptive has a type system that will feel familiar. Our type system has sev...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 5:09 AM
Type System Reference (Exaptive Data Model, 3 of 3)
The Primitive Types   The building blocks of the type system are the primitive types.   Type Declaration Syntax Allowable Values ...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 5:19 AM
Component Configuration: User Interface and Concepts (part 1 of 3)
Components are one stop for data in Exaptive's dataflow programming paradigm. As a generalization, a component takes in some data, performs an oper...
Thu, 9 Feb, 2017 at 6:10 PM
Component Configuration: Data Mapping (Part 2 of 3)
If you add a component to your xap it will have a set of configurable fields that let you control the mapping of your data onto the different fac...
Fri, 26 May, 2017 at 6:09 AM
Component Configuration: Expressions Syntax Reference (part 3 of 3)
These are expressions for use in projection ports - value selectors, entity filters, and data selectors. Operators The following basic operators are s...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 5:07 AM
Merge Gates, an Intro (Merge Gates, Part 1 of 3)
Merge gates allow you to merge and otherwise manipulate data in a variety of ways, and help you control exactly when data should be "released&q...
Tue, 14 Feb, 2017 at 7:49 AM
Merge Gate Configuration (Merge Gates, Part 2 of 3)
This article is a reference for configuring a Merge Gate. We recommend reading the introductory merge gates article first. After you've been through...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 9:37 AM
Merge Gate Examples (Merge Gates, Part 3 of 3)
This article explains different ways merge gates can be used and how to do it.   If the material below feels inaccessible, we recommend readi...
Fri, 20 Jan, 2017 at 5:59 AM