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MOAT connection guide

Follow these steps to connect your MOAT data to Supermetrics and use your data in Google Sheets, Excel, data warehouses, and Power BI, as well as the Supermetrics API. You can also connect to data sources from the Supermetrics Hub.


You can share your data source connection with your team and use the connection across all data destinations you use with Supermetrics. Learn more about shared connections.


Before you begin

Before using the MOAT connector, you need an API token generated for you on the platform. To obtain your API token, reach out to your MOAT or Oracle representative and ask them to create and share the token with you.


Note that each API token has access to a specific set of MOAT datasets, so make sure that your API token has permissions to all the relevant datasets you want to use in Supermetrics.


Query types

  • Statistics: Pull all the dimensions and metrics from MOAT, based on the dataset selected.


Instructions

Google Sheets

Make sure you've installed the Supermetrics add-on before you connect.

  1. Open a new Google Sheets file.
  2. Navigate to ExtensionsSupermetricsLaunch sidebar to open Supermetrics.
  3. Click Create new query.
  4. Under Data source, select MOAT.
  5. Enter the API token.
  6. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  7. Choose to make this connection shared or private.
  8. Click Start.

Learn about advanced settings, best practices, and troubleshooting tips for Supermetrics for Google Sheets.

Excel

Make sure you've installed the Supermetrics add-on before you connect.

  1. Open an Excel file.
  2. Click DataShow Supermetrics.
  3. Under Data source, select MOAT.
  4. Enter the API token.
  5. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  6. Choose to make this connection shared or private.
  7. Click Start.

Learn about advanced settings, best practices, and troubleshooting tips for Supermetrics for Excel.

Data warehouse

Follow these instructions to set up a transfer with Supermetrics for BigQuery (marketplace). See the instructions below for other data warehouse destinations.


Set up transfer for BigQuery (marketplace)

Make sure you've enrolled the data source before you connect.

  1. Log in to the Google Cloud Platform.
  2. Navigate to BigQueryData transfers.
  3. Click + Create transfer.
  4. Select the MOAT data source.
  5. Fill in the transfer details. See detailed instructions on how to set up a transfer.
  6. Under Third-party connection, click Connect source.
  7. Accept the agreement.
  8. Click Authorize with MOAT.
  9. Enter the API token.
  10. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  11. Click Start.
  12. Select the accounts you'd like to include in your reporting and define the transfer settings.
  13. Click Submit.
  14. Click Save.


Set up data warehouse transfer on the Supermetrics Hub

Make sure you've set up a data warehouse destination before you connect.

  1. Log in to the Supermetrics Hub.
  2. In the left-side menu, under Export, go to Data warehousingTransfers.
  3. Click Create new.
  4. Select the MOAT data source, and click OK.
  5. Fill in the transfer details. See detailed instructions on how to set up a transfer.
  6. In the Connections section, click Add new connection.
  7. Enter the API token.
  8. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  9. Click Start.
  10. In the transfer setup view, select the accounts you'd like to include in your reporting.
  11. Click Create transfer.
Power BI
  1. Log in to the Supermetrics Hub.
  2. In the left-side menu, under Export, click Power BI.
  3. Click Select data source.
  4. Select the MOAT data source.
  5. Enter the API token.
  6. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  7. Click Start.
  8. Fill in the query details.
  9. Click Run query to test your query.
The Supermetrics API
  1. Log in to the Supermetrics Hub.
  2. In the left-side menu, under Transform, click Query Manager (API).
  3. Select for Supermetrics API from the dropdown menu next to the page title.
  4. Click Select data source.
  5. Select the MOAT data source.
  6. Enter the API token.
  7. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  8. Click Start.
  9. Fill in the query details. See detailed instructions on how to set up a Supermetrics API query in Query Manager.
  10. Click Run to test your query.
Supermetrics Hub
  1. Log in to the Supermetrics Hub.
  2. In the left-side menu, select ConnectData sources.
  3. Scroll down to the list of data sources you haven't connected to. You see this list below your existing connections, under the title Connect to new data source.
  4. Hover over the MOAT data source, and click Connect.
  5. Enter the API token.
  6. Enter a name for your account so you can identify it later.
  7. Click Start.


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