How to store metadata to DashDB in Bluemix with Box.

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How to store metadata to DashDB in Bluemix with Box.

Hello, I would like to save jpeg file (Photo data) to box, and save metadata in DashDB at the same time.

Metadata is the followings. Jpeg file createion date and time, The location where the photo is taken (GPS location information in digital camera), The location information that human input (area name, station name, resuaurant name, hotel name, etc.) Is it possible using box api? Which api is applicable?

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Re: How to store metadata to DashDB in Bluemix with Box.

You can use the Upload File endpoint to store a file with the Box API. Using the Update Metadata File endpoint, you can store custom metadata on a file in Box.

 

Check out this blog post, which shows how to programmatically upload a file to Box and then store custom metadata on that file.