JX Expression Language - Overview

The JX Expression Language is an extension of the JSON data description language. It combines familiar expression operators, function calls, external data, and ordinary JSON contents to yield a powerful data querying and manipulation language. JX is used throughout the CCTools to manage and query unstructured data.

For example, JX expressions can be used to describe jobs in a workflow:

    "command" : "collect.exe"
    "inputs" :  [ "input."+i+".txt" ]
    "outputs" : [ "output."+i+".txt" ]
} for i in range(1,100)

Or to write LINQ-style queries on remote data:


Read about the full details here:

JX is used as the basic language underlying these tools and systems: