3 Replies Latest reply on Jan 8, 2015 1:07 PM by lmlcoch

    OData: difference between Template-model query and filtered physical model query?

    Roger Palmen

      I have been looking at the documentation of the OData feature in the Web API CTP, did not install or experiment yet.


      I do not really understand the difference / benefit of the template model, when i can filter the physical model on template too. Anyone to enlighten me?

      The below two queries from the query compendium should return the same results:


      PHYSICAL: Snapshot values of attributes of element created from Boiler template:


      $filter=Attribute/Element/Template/Name eq 'Boiler'&




      TEMPLATE: Snapshot of all Boiler attributes: