Running example streams flow
You can use a ready-to-use example streams flow as a basis to create a similar streams flow that meets your specific needs.
We supply the Data Historian example flow. This example uses formatted weather data that streams from five weather stations. For more information, see Data Historian example streams flow. You don't need to configure anything.
You must have either the Editor or the Admin role.
The following instances must be associated with the project where the streams flow runs:
Cloud Object Storage instance
Streaming Analytics service instance
To check that the instances are associated, go to the
To create an instance, go to your account in IBM Cloud Dashboard. Click Create resource, and then follow the prompts.
Watch this video to see how to provision the services necessary to create, edit, and run a streams flow.
To run an example streams flow, do the following steps.
From the Projects menu, click View All Projects, and then click the name of any project.
Projectpage, click the Assets tab, and then click New streams flow.
Create Streams Flowpage, click the From Example tab. Do the following steps.
- Type in a unique streams flow name.
- Select the Streaming Analytics service that you want to use.
- Select which example streams flow you want to use.
- Select the Connection type for Cloud Object Storage.
- In the
Create Connectionwindow, complete the connection details, and then click Create.
- In the
Create Streams Flowpage, click Create.
Metrics page, click the Run icon () to begin streaming.