Access the Data API
SingleStore's Data API can be accessed using Basic Authentication method at
protocolis HTTPS/HTTP; protocol must be HTTPS when SSL is enabled
hostnamerepresents the host where SingleStore is running
portis the secure WebSocket proxy port configured
versionis the Data API version; currently v1 and v2 are supported
To access SingleStore’s Data API via Basic Authentication, you need to provide your SingleStore account credentials (username and password) in each HTTP request.
username:password string in the Authorization header in the HTTP client.
demo:Afu4XjzB1ns would appear as follows.
Authorization: Basic ZGVtbzpBZnU0WGp6QjFucw==
Using an HTTP client such as cURL, you can either pass your credentials as parameters in the
--user or the
-u option or add them before the
hostname in the HTTP request, as shown below.
curl -u "username:password" https://hostname:port/api/v2/exec
cURL will then encode the
username:password string using Base-64 and insert it in an Authorization header before sending the HTTP request to the server.
You can use API development tools and libraries to send Data API requests and handle responses.
Last modified: May 9, 2023