Once a Turbine data app has been deployed to the Meroxa Platform, it can be visualized in the Meroxa Dashboard.
The visualization describes the components created to run the Turbine data app on the platform as well as the directional flow of data.
Visualizing Turbine streaming apps
Here is an example app visualization for a demo Turbine data app:
Source & Destination Nodes
Each node that represents a Source or any Destinations created for the Turbine data app can be clicked. By clicking the node, you introduce a side panel which provides more detail about the Resource including
type (connection type),
collection (e.g. tables, collections, buckets, etc.), and
Here is an example from the app visualization of a Source node:
Here is an example from the app visualization of a Destination node:
The node created for the Function communicates the
state of the Function on the Meroxa Platform.
Here is an example from the app visualization of the Function node:
How to Access
You can navigate to the Turbine data app visualization using the Meroxa CLI and directly through the Meroxa Dashboard.
If you are working outside of the Turbine data app local project directory, simply add the application name to the end of the command. Like so,
meroxa apps describe liveapp.
$ meroxa apps describe
You will see the following output which will include a URL to the dashboard that will bring you to the app visualization.
- Log in to your Meroxa account.
- Make sure you are in the Apps tab.
- Click on the name of the Turbine data app.
- You should now see the app visualization.