SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

3138542 - Consume OData Service from Analytic Application

Symptom

You have created an Acquire Data OData connection with on premise S/4HANA successfully.

Although the connection is valid, when you try to call the ODATA service from an Analytic Application, the field connection is blank and there is no option for any selection. The same connection works for a Model.

Environment

SAP ANALYTICS CLOUD

Cause

Only "live data connection" can be used for Application Designer - this is documented on page 92 of Application Designer developer Handbook.

You can download it from the link below:

https://d.dam.sap.com/a/3Y16uka

It says

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In analytics designer, you can define OData Services based on an existing live connection in your system which was created using CORS (Cross-origin resource sharing) connectivity also referred to as direct connection.

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Resolution

Please change to use live connection. You can refer to the blog below:

https://blogs.sap.com/2020/11/09/how-to-use-an-s4-hana-odata-service-in-analytics-designer/

Keywords

KBA , LOD-ANA-AD , Analytics Designer , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0