Bold BI dashboard designer supports connecting the Fitbit web services through REST API.
To configure the Fitbit data source, follow these steps:
Click the Data Sources button in the configuration panel to add a new data connection.
Click CREATE NEW to launch a new connection from the connection panel.
Select the Fitbit connection in the connection panel.
NOTE: You can also create a data source from the home page by clicking the Data Sources menu from the left menu panel and Create Data Source from the data sources page.
After successful authentication, the NEW DATA SOURCE configuration panel opens. Follow these steps to create a Fitbit data source.
You can also edit the connection information set here using the Edit Connection option.
|Refresh Settings||Period of time before the next refresh call is triggered. This will automatically trigger a call for the API configured in the data source to keep the data up to date.|
Replace it in the URL to query particular activity:
For more information on the API endpoints available for this data source, refer to their official API Documentation
All Activities Types
Click Preview & Connect to connect with the configurations set.
The Choose Schema(s) dialog opens. The schema represents the key fields of JSON data retrieved from the Fitbit Rest API request. This dialog displays a list of schemas in a treeview and its corresponding values in a grid for a preview. Select required schema(s) from a treeview to use in the designer and then click Connect.
Now, the data design view page with the selected table schema opens. Drag and drop the table.
Click Save to save the data source with a relevant name.