7. API Reference

EventQL supports a number of APIs that allow you to programmatically insert rows, create and alter tables and execute queries.


The EventQL HTTP API gives you full access to EventQL via HTTP. All EventQL operations can be executed via this API. The EventQL CLI uses the HTTP API to access EventQL.

MapReduce — JavaScript API

The MapReduce JavaScript API allows you to write JavaScript programs that scan, aggregate and transform data in EventQL. JavaScript programs that use the MapReduce API are automatically distributed and parallelized within EventQL.