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I know applications can only read from public datasets but I am interested in writing to CARTO from a data collection app to a private dataset.

Is this possible?

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Yes you have two approaches

  • Writing a middleware application that sends authenticated SQL API requests from that backend. Example here. This is the recommended approach because you can control better they security of your own backend.

  • Writing a function with a security define (details here. In this case anyone that understands how your function works will be able to use it without any type of authorization.

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