Power BI Integration

Push data into a Power BI dataset from SQL Server

Introduction In this article, you will learn how to push data into a Power BI dataset from SQL Server. 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. Among its dataset types, it has a streaming dataset into which […]

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Load JIRA data into SQL Server with ODBC – Call REST API

Introduction In this blog, we will learn How to Load JIRA data in ODBC and load JIRA data into SQL Server Table, along with few other topics such as how to generate an API Token using Atlassian Account for JIRA REST API Call, how to read all Issues data from JIRA with ODBC. We will go through […]

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 […]

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How to call REST API in MicroStrategy (JSON / XML SOAP)

 Introduction In this new article, we will show how to call REST API in MicroStrategy. MicroStrategy is a Business Intelligence company that provides powerful software to create nice charts, reports to take decisions. It started in 1993 and now it is one of the most popular Business Intelligence tools in the world because it is simple, intuitive and friendly. […]

Import REST API in MS Access (Load JSON / SOAP XML)

Introduction In this post, we will learn how to import REST API in MS Access (JSON or SOAP XML data).  We will use ODBC PowerPack to connect and query a JSON file / URL. JSON stands for JavaScript Object Notation and it is an Open and Standard format to read an object with attributes and values.  JSON […]

Call REST API in PowerShell Script – Export JSON to CSV

Introduction In this article we will cover how to call REST API in PowerShell and export result to CSV file. If you want to export JSON based API result to file then you have to consider few things. Such as API Authentication, API Pagination, Parsing JSON, Error Handling and many more. Luckily we can use […]

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POST data to API in Informatica using SQL Transformation

Introduction In our previous blog post we saw how to read JSON REST API / XML SOAP in Informatica using ZappySys ODBC Drivers. Now lets look at API Write scenario. We will learn how to to POST data to API in Informatica (Insert / Update). We will use SQL Transformation to fire ODBC Driver Queries […]

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How to read REST API in Pentaho Kettle

Introduction In this article, we will learn how to read REST API in Pentaho Kettle. Pentaho is a very popular tool in Business Intelligence to integrate data for OLAP services and to create reports and dashboards. In this article, we will use our ZappySys ODBC PowerPack to connect to REST API in Pentaho Kettle. Our software requires the JDBC connector […]

Read from Salesforce Custom Reports in SSIS / ODBC

Introduction In our previous posts we saw how to read and write Salesforce Data using SSIS. In this post we will see how to read Salesforce Metadata in SSIS using JSON Source. Later in this post we will show you how to integrate Salesforce data in Apps like Power BI, SSRS, Informatica and languages like C#, […]