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2492637 - How is the security managed for import data connections in SAP Analytics Cloud?


  • An on-premise SAP Cloud Platform Cloud Connector is used to extract data from an on-premise data source into SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC).
  • What is the security mechanism used for this connection?
  • Is the connection between SAP Analytics Cloud and the cloud connector secure?


  • SAP Analytics Cloud
  • SAP Cloud Connector

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Set up a connection by following the Users Guide or the article 2358097 - SAP Analytics Cloud connecting to on-premise data.


A secured tunnel is opened between SAC and the on premise system.

More security details can be found at SAP Cloud Platform Connectivity help page.

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