Tip Tuesday - Using the Criteria and State Object in configuration run-time APIs
This tip will show how the
state of configuration attributes can be exposed in the configuration run-time API response.
The CPQ configurator is excellent, but say one wants to build their own UI and still leverage the power of the configuration rules in CPQ; in other words, implement a headless configurator. For the Configure a Model, Interact, Load Configuration Data, Reconfigure Model, Update, and other APIs the
criteria key can be included in the request payload. The value of this key will be a JSON object with another key
state. When the value of the
state key is