Where to find Live Data Connect 3.1
After successful release of Live Data Connect 3.0 in July 2020, we are pleased to announce that version 3.1 has been released this week and available for download in SAP Market Place:
As a reminder, Live Data Connect 3.0 for Universes offers following features to our on premise customers:
- It allows SAP Analytics Cloud to connect to On Premise Data, exposed through the universes
- It enables a LIVE access towards these data
- The data are never uploaded into the CLOUD or SAP Analytics Cloud: they stay behind your firewall, into your corporate network
- And you can access and re-use, as is, all your existing relational universes of type .UNV and .UNX
What is new in Live Data Connect 3.1
With Live Data Connect 3.1, you get now the ability to access not only Universes, but also Web Intelligence Data Models. What does it mean?
From Sap Analytics Cloud, when creating a story with Live Data Connect, yo will be able to select a Web Intelligence document and to build your query on top of the document data providers objects. This means you can leverage all calculations and synchronization efforts made in the Web Intelligence documents.
You ca find more information in the Live Data Connection 3.1 SAP Note
User friendly workflow
These are the steps to follow to create your SAP Analytics Cloud story on to of a Web Intelligence document.
What is next?
Live Data Connect for BOBJ is enhanced every quarter with new features, so stay tuned for the coming release in Q4 2020.
In the meanwhile, enjoy this brand new release !