Hitachi Data Connector Your SAP data integration interface The Hitachi Data Connector for SAP & BW is the ideal Pentaho Data Integration (PDI) extension when you’re looking to integrate your SAP data into your data integration and analysis strategy. Benefits of using the Hitachi Data Connector for SAP Seamless, easy integration with SAP ERP/BW The connector’s well-laid out design and simple, straightforward installation give you swift interaction with SAP in the shortest possible time. Querying of complex and nested SAP structures Its extensive functionalities as well as the use of existing business logic means the connector supports users in handling complex queries and interactions. High performance and scalability Thanks to optimised query logic and easy expandability, strong performance can be achieved even in large system environments. Bi-directional communication In addition to loading data from SAP, functions that are fully compliant with SAP security are also available for writing back data to the SAP system. Enterprise readiness with integrated security Thanks to its integrated SAP security, the connector can be quickly and easily integrated into your central user management setup. Supporting load scenarios (Delta) In addition to support for a traditional full load of SAP data, extensive functionalities are also available for enabling incremental data loading scenarios. With SAP connectors the team of Bell Canada has saved an estimated 30 man-hours per month and staff no longer needs to work at weekends to ensure data is highly available. “The solutions free the IT team from manual tasks and allow them to focus on more strategic projects.”Jude Vanniasinghe, Senior Manager of Business Intelligence, Bell Business Markets Shared Services, Bell Canada Source: Hitachi Vantara A strong combination: PDI and the Hitachi Data Connector Simple drag & drop data integration (ETL) The intuitive PDI user interface is also available in the connector. No programming skills are required. No coding skills are required. Automating the data pipeline Thanks to the connector’s easy use, you can quickly automate the data processes you use with SAP (as well as all your other data sources) giving you significant savings on development costs. You save development costs. Full support of all Pentaho functionalities Common Pentaho functions such as metadata injection, using variables and parameters as well as all other functions are also possible with the connector. Data blending with corporate data Thanks to PDI, companies can easily combine data from SAP ERP, SAP BW and HANA with data from non-SAP systems to create powerful analytics applications. The graphical functionality also supports all data sources and file types. The graphical functionality supports all data sources and file types. Future Readiness We are continuously working on the further development of the connector (in line with Pentaho release cycles), so can ensure all functionalities will continue to work in the future. Extracting SAP data in any target environment The enormous number of standardised data connectors within the suite allows the integration of SAP data into any (Cloud) environment or database. Rely on it-novum for SAP data integration Years of expertise in the integration of SAP data Our experts have years of experience in integrating SAP data (especially using PDI) into enterprise environments. Technological partnership Because we maintain a close relationship with Hitachi Vantara, our products are suitable for high-level integration and conform to Pentaho software standards. Your one-stop solution for technological expertise We combine our extensive data integration expertise with our technological know-how (Pentaho, HDC) to generate real added value for your projects.