Configure A New Datasource

  1. In your Fusion app, navigate to Indexing > Datasources.

  2. Click Add.

  3. Select your connector.

    The connector configuration panel appears. The specific configuration options vary depending on the connector.

    Create a new datasource

    If you don’t see your connector in the list, you may need to install it:

  4. Configure your connector’s options:

    1. Enter a useful name for your datasource in the Datasource ID field.

    2. You can leave the Pipeline ID and Parser fields as-is to start with the defaults, or select different ones if you have them.

    3. Configure the connector-specific options.

      Refer to your connector’s configuration reference topic for details about each option.

  5. Click Save.

  6. Test your datasource configuration:

    1. Navigate to the Index Workbench at Indexing > Index Workbench.

    2. Click Load…​.

    3. Select the datasource ID you specified when you created the datasource.

      Now you can see your datasource configuration and a simulation of the results you can expect when you run this datasource job to index your data.

      Open a datasource in the Index Workbench
    4. Adjust the configurations of your datasource, parsers, and index pipeline until the simulated results are satisfactory.

    5. Click Save.

  7. Index your data:

    1. In the Index Workbench, click Start Job.

      Start Job

    2. When the job status is Finished, navigate to the Query Workbench at Querying > Query Workbench to view the indexed documents and configure your query pipeline.