LogScale uses GraphQL for its main API, particularly for management and administration. GraphQL allows you to specify precisely the data you require and supports single endpoints and references to identify the information and operations required
For interfaces not supported by GraphQL, LogScale uses REST. The Search API, for example, uses REST as this allows for HTTP streaming of the results.
API Version Compatibility. Updates and changes to the GraphQL API are backwards compatible with previous versions. Changes shouldn't cause existing scripts using the API to fail after an upgrade.
The GraphQL API endpoints are divided into two primary query types that are described in separate manuals:
A final manual, GraphQL Datatypes, covers the different
structures and datatypes within the GraphQL environment. For example,
GraphQL queries and mutations that view or update User profiles use the