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How to enrich SAP extracts 2. – adding new fields

Going back and forth between SAP and an external business intelligence tool  like Tableau to refine data extracts can be really painful if one does not have the same level of agility in both worlds. […]

2017-06-21T14:42:33+00:00May 31st, 2016|Comments Off on How to enrich SAP extracts 2. – adding new fields

How to enrich SAP data extracts with VirtDB

One major risk of using SAP data in 3rd party tools is that it is difficult and costly to modify extracts if it turned out that we miss important pieces of information. […]

2017-06-21T14:42:33+00:00May 23rd, 2016|Comments Off on How to enrich SAP data extracts with VirtDB

Automate SAP data extracts to Tableau Server

Last time we have shown how easy is publishing SAP datasets to Tableau Server as new TDE data sources with VirtDB Data Unfolder. But it was a manual action on a static dataset only – the currentness of the published extract will drop quickly. Let’s see how to keep SAP data extracts continuously fresh on [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:33+00:00May 19th, 2016|Comments Off on Automate SAP data extracts to Tableau Server

New partner: Adxis GmbH

      We are happy to announce that VirtDB partnered Adxis GmbH, who will provide Data Unfolder sales and implementation support in Switzerland. Adxis's  strong SAP consultancy focus and deep technical / functional knowledge combined with their Analytics product portfolio will be a great addition to VirtDB's functionality to provide unparalleled benefits to Switzerland SAP user community. Welcome [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:33+00:00May 17th, 2016|Comments Off on New partner: Adxis GmbH

Publish SAP data to Tableau Server

We have seen that starting up visual analytics on SAP datasets became a walk in the park with VirtDB Data Unfolder. Had fun with the SAP data in Tableau Desktop, gained insight, had a coffee with colleagues, what’s left for the day? Obviously we want to share the data and the visualizations created, e.g. publish [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:33+00:00May 17th, 2016|Comments Off on Publish SAP data to Tableau Server

Tableau SAP ERP integration – the Data Unfolder way

Tableau SAP ERP integration was always a challenge required multiple engineers to solve. Data Unfolder enables business users to load SAP data to Tableau Desktop/Server with a single click. […]

2017-06-21T14:42:34+00:00May 11th, 2016|Comments Off on Tableau SAP ERP integration – the Data Unfolder way

What’s new in VirtDB Data Unfolder?

Why it is here and what happens with the legacy VirtDB versions? Now that the new VirtDB version, Data Unfolder for SAP is publicly available, some of you (who already have tried / used / read about previous VirtDB versions) may ask how it is different, and what will happen with the original product line. [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:34+00:00May 9th, 2016|Comments Off on What’s new in VirtDB Data Unfolder?