Geovisualization Developer's Guide

New Dataset

The new dataset request body is a raw JSON object sent in the body of a Geovisualization REST API request to define a new dataset.

Table 1. New Dataset Request Elements
Element Data Type Mandatory Description
name String Yes The name for the new dataset
description String No A description for the new dataset

The code example below shows the data structure sent in a request to create a new dataset.

{
  "name": "Test Dataset",
  "description": "this is a test dataset"
}