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APOS Live Data Gateway

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Extended Data Connectivity for
SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Lumira & SAP Analysis Office

SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Lumira, and SAP Analysis Office are powerful tools for analysis and presentation of business intelligence. The APOS Live Data Gateway makes these SAP solutions even more powerful through extended data connectivity.

The APOS Live Data Gateway is a data connection and data transformation solution that enables live data connectivity and expanded data source options for SAP Analytics Cloud, SAP Lumira, and SAP Analysis Office.

APOS Live Data Gateway Architecture

APOS Live Data Gateway Architecture
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Extensive Range of Live Data Sources

The APOS Live Data Gateway provides live data connectivity to most industry-standard Relational, OLAP, and Cloud data sources, including:

  • Microsoft SQL Server (On-Premise & Microsoft Azure)
  • Microsoft Analysis Services (On-Premise & Microsoft Azure)
  • Oracle
  • Oracle Essbase
  • Oracle Exadata
  • Teradata
  • IBM Netezza
  • DB2
  • Google BigQuery
  • Azure Data Lake
  • Denodo
  • Redshift on Amazon Web Services
  • MongoDB & Mongo DB Atlas
  • MySQL
  • Sybase IQ
  • Sybase SQL Anywhere
  • UNV & UNX Universes
  • SAP BW 7.3 and higher

Extended Live Data Connectivity

Using the APOS Live Data Gateway for extended data connectivity lets you:

  • Unlock Live Data
    With the APOS Live Data Gateway, there is no need to refresh or re-acquire data. You are connected to a live data source. You can choose from a wide range of enterprise data source types.
  • Securely Access Enterprise Data
    The live enterprise data you use to populate your stories remains safely behind the corporate firewall. You use SAP BI credentials to access the data and all database security is respected by the APOS Live Data Gateway.
  • Simplify user experience and data discovery
    In Live Data mode, there is no need to recreate data models. Your stories use the existing data model and relationships in the enterprise data source to which you are connected.
  • Easily Deploy Extended Live Data Connectivity
    There is no need to install the APOS Live Data Gateway on client machines or on your SAP BusinessObjects server. It runs on a Tomcat server and brokers and serves data requests from your BI Launchpad.

Your data stays behind the firewall, leveraging your existing network security to protect your enterprise data.

Data Connection & Data Transformation

Use the APOS Live Data Gateway's connectors to make your enterprise data sources available for your SAP Analytics, SAP Lumira and SAP Analysis Office projects.
Use APOS Views to transform your enterprise relational data sources to meet the needs of your SAP Analytics and SAP Lumira stories.

Direct Data Connector

The APOS Live Data Gateway's Direct Data Connector simplifies the process of building stories and populating dashboards and reports. There is no data modeling required before you construct your stories, because the APOS Data Gateway uses the data model and security model that are deployed in the source database, significantly reducing the time it takes to achieve story objectives, and dramatically improving end user adoption.

SAP BW Connector

The APOS Live Data Gateway connects quickly and easily to BW, with no changes required to the BW environment. Just connect and start building your stories.

Universe Connector

Universe queries returning multiple data flows are supported. The APOS Live Data Gateway merges data flows on the fly and serves them to the user.

Custom Connectors

If you don't see the data source you need on our list, contact us and we'll work with you to make it a reality.

APOS Views

Make relational data sources more cloud-friendly. APOS Views provide a semantic layer between your enterprise relational data sources and your SAP Analytics Cloud and Lumira stories, allowing you to implement measures and dimensions.

Extending Data Connectivity for Your SAP BI Solutions

For data connectivity details for specific SAP BI solutions, visit:

The APOS Live Data Gateway is the key that unlocks extended data connectivity for SAP Analysis Cloud, SAP Lumira, and SAP Analysis Office.



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