ChatGPT plugins let you plug in your custom APIs to enable OpenAI to talk to your company data and take actions via triggering API calls. The integration is pretty seamless; you write a manifest file and explain when ChatGPT should call your plugin. The manifest file has a reference to your OpenAPI spec which includes your API endpoints and ChatGPT automagically generates an API call and calls your API when you ask questions.
The generative AI models usually don't have access to real-time data, they need to be trained in advance. As of today, ChatGPT's cutoff date is 2021 which means that it doesn't know what happened after 2021. The only way for it to access the real-time and private data is through the ChatGPT Plugins. Jinjat helps you connect your data in your data warehouse to ChatGPT. Here are the steps: