Error: Error 403 - Forbidden

SAP Analytics Cloud displays "Error 403 – Forbidden" in the "Set Credentials" dialog for a "Live Data connection" to an SAP HANA system.

Reproducing the Issue
  1. Log in to SAP Analytics Cloud.
  2. Select Start of the navigation pathBrowse  Next navigation step ModelsEnd of the navigation path from the main menu.
  3. Select + for a new model.
  4. Choose Use a data source.
  5. Choose Live Data connection.
  6. Select a system.
  7. In the Set Credentials dialog, provide your user name and password.
  8. Select OK, and notice the error "Error 403 – Forbidden" is displayed.

Role “sap.bc.ina.service.v2.userRole::INA_USER” is missing for your SAP HANA user.

  1. Open SAP HANA Studio as an Administrator.
  2. Open SAP HANA Studio Administration Console.
  3. Navigate to Start of the navigation pathSecurity Next navigation step Users Next navigation step FindEnd of the navigation path for the particular user.
  4. In the Granted Roles section of the user properties, add the following role: "sap.bc.ina.service.v2.userRole::INA_USER".
  5. Deploy your changes.