How to Set up SFTP in Report Distributor
Reproducing the Issue
If a customer wants to set up SFTP for their Report Distribution.
Login to Analytics
Go to Admin Menu
Select FTP Configuration
The instance must have a valid SFTP account set up on an SF Server. (Search for this in Jira, or the customer may be able to provide).
* Note: and address like this - sftp4-int.successfactors.com:22 - is NOT valid
We need the External FTP address. (Example: sftp4.successfactors.com) as a valid IP Address (in this example - 184.108.40.206)
We will also need the User Name and Password
You will see the above screen
Use this Config - Tick the Tick box
IP/Address/Hostname - you must enter a valid IP Address (be sure to validate)
User Name - Provided by client or check Jira
Password - Provided by client or Check Jira
Directory - /Outgoing (This is the folder where the file will be placed).
Run Test Report Bundle
Check Jobs Administration log in the SuccessFactors Admin menu (Must use staff account)
Report Distributor, SFTP, FTP, Report Designer, Reporting , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA , Analytics & Reporting (Ad Hoc, YouCalc, ORD) , LOD-SF-WFA-REP , Reports, Data, Insight , Problem