Collecting data from Hawk DSP

This guide explains how to collect data from Hawk DSP. To learn how to collect data from a different data source, go back to the Available data sources in Adverity overview.

  • Hawk DSP can collect a maximum of 1 million rows per single report. To fetch more data than this, split your fetch into smaller date ranges in the Initial Fetch step of creating a datastream.

Creating a datastream to collect data from Hawk DSP

The basics of creating a datastream to collect data from any data source are explained in our guide to Creating a datastream. This guide contains information about the specific steps to create a datastream to fetch data from Hawk DSP.

Authorization: Allow Adverity to access Hawk DSP

  1. If you choose Access using your credentials or Access using someone else's credentials, in Set up or edit Organizations, you or the person granting access must choose one of the following options:

    • Choose Grant access to all Organizations, including those created in the future to allow Adverity to access all existing Organizations and all Organizations created in the future.

    • Choose Select specific Organizations to which you want to grant access to determine the specific Organizations that you want Adverity to access. Adverity will not automatically have access to Organizations created in the future. You will need to grant Adverity access to any Organizations created in the future.

    If you use your credentials to grant Adverity access to Hawk DSP, all the Organizations available to you using your credentials will be visible in the Authorizations page to all Adverity users with permission to edit this authorization.

    If someone else uses their credentials to grant Adverity access to Hawk DSP, the same applies to the Organizations available using their credentials.

    This is important to consider if you do not want all Adverity users with permission to edit the authorization to be able to see the details of the Organizations. For more information about user permissions, see Managing user permissions.

Configuration: Choose the data you want to collect from Hawk DSP

To choose what data to collect and customize the Hawk DSP datastream configuration, follow these steps:

  1. (Optional) Rename your datastream.

  1. In Organizations, select the organizations for which to collect data. If you do not select any items in a drop-down list, Adverity collects data for all items in the drop-down list.

  1. In Timezone, select the timezone in which the data will be reported. The default value is UTC.

What's next?

Troubleshooting Hawk DSP

Campaigns are missing from the data I have collected from Hawk DSP

If there is no data for a campaign, it will not be included in the data collected in Adverity. This is also the case if the values of all metrics for a specific campaign are 0.