Collecting data from Nielsen Ad Intel

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

Introduction

For a list of the fields that you can collect from Nielsen Ad Intel, see Nielsen Ad Intel.

  • Nielsen Ad Intel 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 Nielsen Ad Intel

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 Nielsen Ad Intel.

Authorization: Allow Adverity to access Nielsen Ad Intel

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

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

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

    If you use your credentials to grant Adverity access to Nielsen Ad Intel, all the Brands 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 Nielsen Ad Intel, the same applies to the Brands 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 Brands. For more information about user permissions, see Managing user permissions.

Configuration: Choose the data you want to collect from Nielsen Ad Intel

To choose what data to collect and customize the Nielsen Ad Intel datastream configuration, follow these steps:

  1. (Optional) Rename your datastream.

  1. In Report type, select the type of data to collect from Nielsen Ad Intel.

  1. In Fields, change the list of fields that you want to see in your data extract.

  1. (Optional) In Advertisers and Sectors, enter a JSON list to provide a filter to use when collecting data.

  2. In Medium, select the mediums for which to collect data.

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