Graphical vs "Logic -English readable view" for Editors


I am looking to ideate some new UX around integrating apps (e.g. Salesforce, Workday etc), devices (IoT), servers (FTP, database).
There are two schools of thought I see in building these experiences.
a) A graphical drag and drop canvas where users drop connections to these systems, and build workflows… For instance, Mulesoft does this -
b) A user readable english like overlay representation with hyperlinks to action - Workato does something like this today.

Wondering what would be the pros and cons for each - and which one would be a good UX option for scaling experiences all the way from simple to very complex.

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