com.businessobjects.sdk.plugin.desktop.webi
Interface IDataProvider


public interface IDataProvider

This interface contains methods that identify the data provider.

Note: A data provider is the mechanism that retrieves information from the data source.


Method Summary
 java.lang.String getID()
          Returns the ID of the data provider object.
 java.lang.String getName()
          Returns the name of data provider object.
 

Method Detail

getID

public java.lang.String getID()
                       throws SDKException

Returns the ID of the data provider object.

Returns:
A String that indicates the id of the data provider object.
Throws:
SDKException - This is thrown if the process is unsuccessful.

getName

public java.lang.String getName()
                         throws SDKException

Returns the name of data provider object.

Returns:
A String that indicates the name of the data provider object.
Throws:
SDKException - This is thrown if the process is unsuccessful.