Import Data Connection to an SAP Universe

You can create a connection that allows you to import an SAP BusinessObjects Business Intelligence platform universe (UNX).



  1. Go to Start of the navigation path (Main Menu) Next navigation step  Connection Next navigation step Connections Next navigation step  (Add Connection)End of the navigation path.
    The Select a data source dialog will appear.
  2. Expand Acquire Data and select SAP Universe.
  3. In the New SAP Universe Connection dialog, enter the following information:
    1. A name and a description for the connection.
    2. In the Connection Information section, select the Location of your cloud connector from the list.
    3. Enter a System, User Name, Password.
      For the System name, enter the Central Management Server name and port: cms_machinename(:cms_port). For example, my_cms.my_company:6400.
    4. Select the Authentication Type: Enterprise, LDAP, Windows AD, or SAP.
  4. Choose Create.
    The new connection is added to the list of connections on the Connections screen.
  5. If you want to create a model based on this connection, see Importing SAP Universe Data to a New or Existing Model.