How do we monitor our DataSources? One of our customers asked an interesting and challenging question. He would like to know how he can track and alert changes to his customised DataSources. Well, there was no straightforward way, not until recently. This is made possible with the recent release of the ConfigSource add-on module and the publishing of the dataSource REST API.
At a high-level, we can create a Groovy script ConfigSource which makes a REST API call to export a targeted DataSource to XML format, store and check for changes to the XML in ConfigSource, then send an alert when th