The Alpana Runtime connection allows to connect to Runtime Connections you created in Alpana Server, see Runtime Connections.
This allows you query this data in a Data Source, and then display it in Widgets like any other data.
Pre-requisite : login
In order to create a Connection from the Designer, you need to be logged-in to the Alpana Server, see Login to Alpana Server
Selecting a Runtime Connection
Once you are connected to Alpana Server, selecting the Alpana Runtime connection type presents the list of all Runtime Connections published on the Server.
Select the desired Runtime Connection from the list.
The Connection presents a single table called
Data, to be used in a Data Source.
This is the table defined in Alpana Server.
Data refresh and Buffer
The Alpana Runtime Connector is bufferized.
If you need to get new data, see Chapter The data Buffer