Using the Mozenda Extension

The Mozenda Extension allows you to access your Mozenda collection views directly from RapidMiner Studio. This document will walk you through how to:

Install the Mozenda extension

First, you need to install the Mozenda Extension:

Connect to your Mozenda account

To configure a new Mozenda connection you will need the web service key of your Mozenda user account.

  1. In RapidMiner Studio, right-click on the repository you want to store your Mozenda connection in and choose New Connection Icon Create Connection.

    You can also click on Connections > New Connection Icon Create Connection and select the Repository from the dropdown of the following dialog.

  2. Enter a name for the new connection and set Connection Type to Mozenda Icon Mozenda:

  3. Click on Create IconCreate and switch to the Setup tab in the Edit connection dialog.

  4. Enter the web service key of your Mozenda user account:

    While not required, we recommend testing your new Mozenda connection by clicking the Connection Test IconTest connection button. If the test fails, please check whether the web service key is valid.

  5. Click Save IconSave to save your connection and close the Edit connection dialog. You can now start using the Read Mozenda operator!

Read from Mozenda

The Read Mozenda operator reads data from your Mozenda account. The operator will always access the latest revision of the data.

Let us start with reading product reviews from Mozenda.

  1. Drag a Read Mozenda operator into the Process Panel. Select your Mozenda connection for the connection entry parameter from the Connections folder of the repository you stored it in by clicking on the repository chooser icon button next to it:

    Alternatively, you can drag the Mozenda connection from the repository into the Process Panel and connect the resulting operator with the Read Mozenda operator.

  2. Select the collection and the view of the collection in the Parameters panel.

  3. Run Run Process the process! In the Results perspective, you can see a table containing the content of the view.