Visualize operational SAP data on iPad

Data Unfolder Lite's next release will come with more integrations including DropBox as storage (and bug fixes). We wanted to show you how to get the best out of it, by doing something that wasn't easy before: visualizing operational SAP data on an iPad. If you work with SAP ERP (ECC) as a business user, you [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:31+00:00November 3rd, 2016|Comments Off on Visualize operational SAP data on iPad

SAP data extraction using scheduled background jobs: the approval process

What happens if you provide a tool for your end users that allows them to easily extract SAP data directly from the reports they use day by day? Well, everybody will be happy and your business will shine (of course). But what happens if these end users have the possibility to schedule background jobs to [...]

2017-06-21T14:42:31+00:00October 26th, 2016|Comments Off on SAP data extraction using scheduled background jobs: the approval process

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

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?