Power BI Integration

How to refresh Power BI dataset with REST API using SSIS

Introduction In this article, you will learn how to refresh Power BI dataset with REST API using SSIS and ZappySys SSIS PowerPack. Power BI is a Microsoft reporting product that can get data from virtually any source and display it nicely in a report or a dashboard. Each Power BI report contains a dataset, which can be refreshed to show relevant […]

How to read YouTube API data in SSIS (Videos, Channels, Playlists)

Introduction In last few articles we saw how to read data from various Google Services. In this article we will see how to read YouTube API data in SSIS. This blog mainly focus on SSIS approach but steps mentioned to call Google APIs can be useful for any developer regardless which programming language or toolset […]

Write/Read WordPress data using SSIS and REST API

Introduction In this new article, we will show how to read WordPress data using REST API. REST API is a very popular software architectural style for Web Services. SSIS is a very popular ETL software used to integrate almost any data (SQL Server, Oracle, Excel, DB2, CSV files, Big Data, Facebook, Gmail, etc). Requirements For this example, we will use a […]

Read Freshdesk data in SSIS – REST API Call

Introduction In this post we will learn how to read Freshdesk data in SSIS using ZappySys JSON / REST API Source. We will see how to authenticate, paginate / parse and load Freshdesk data into SQL Server Table in just few clicks. If you don’t use Freshdesk and considering using Zendesk instead then check our previous […]

Load data from Exact Online into SQL Server using SSIS

Introduction In this article, you will learn how to load data from Exact Online into SQL Server using SSIS. Exact Online is a popular CRM, ERP and HRM tool which also lets you manage your finances. As an example, we will use Exact Online contacts as data to load it into a SQL Server database. […]

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Read data from QuickBooks Online into SQL Server via ODBC Driver

Introduction QuickBooks Online is a well-known Cloud-based Accounting Software. In this post, you will learn how to implement QuickBooks Online API Integration with SQL Server or any other RDBMS (e.g. Oracle, MySQL, Postgresql) using ODBC in few clicks. We will use ODBC JSON / REST API Driver to read data from QuickBooks Online and Load into SQL Server / other targets (Using OAuth […]

Read / Write Shopify data in SSIS (REST API)

Introduction In our previous article, we saw how to call REST API in SSIS. Now in let’s use that knowledge and learn how to read/write Shopify data in SSIS. If you are not aware of Shopify then its one of the most popular eCommerce platforms out there for small shops who sell online. Shopify provides […]

Read SAP S4 / HANA data in SSIS (OData REST API)

Introduction In out previous post we saw how to call REST API in SSIS. Now let’s learn how to read data from SAP S4 / HANA OData Service (i.e. S/4HANA). SAP HANA provides OData REST API interface to access data in your application using HTTP Protocol. We will use SSIS XML Source component to read SAP […]

Call Oracle UCM Web Service in SSIS (Read XML SOAP API)

Introduction In this post we will learn how to access data from Oracle UCM Web Service (Middle layer for WebLogic) and load into SQL Server or any other target. We will use SSIS XML Source to achieve this result.     About Oracle UCM Web Service If you are not sure what is SOAP Web […]

Import REST API in Tableau – Read JSON, SOAP XML, CSV

Introduction Tableau is one of the most popular Reporting / Visualization tool for BI / Data analytics. It comes with many out-of the box connectors to pull data from some popular data sources but still it seriously lakes capability to consume data from millions of other REST / SOAP data sources out there for which […]