white-flag-9605812/06/2023, 1:48 PM
rhythmic-agent-3420812/06/2023, 1:48 PM
billions-xylophone-1175212/06/2023, 2:16 PM
specifically, it can be anything so long as it's persistent across sessions and unique to the user.
We need this persistent, unique ID for two reasons.
1. Our bucketing service hashes together this id, with the experiment trackingKey, so we know which variation this user should get.
2. When analyzing the experiment, we need to know which user saw which variation.
If your data set does have some sort of uniquely identifying
you can use GrowthBook - all of the queries used to power the analysis are configurable, so you can replace the
value with the value you have.
white-flag-9605812/11/2023, 1:03 PM
rhythmic-agent-3420812/11/2023, 8:19 PM