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- SAP Analytics Cloud
- SAP Platform Cloud Connector
Reproducing the Issue
- Configure your SAP Analytics Cloud to connect to on-premise data using Main Menu > System > Administration > Datasource Configuration.
- Use the Account Name to configure SAP Cloud Connector.
- After selecting correctly all the information required in SAP Cloud Connector you receive the error message
There are multiple possibilities for this error to happen:
- The username (S-user) and password are incorrect
- The account name is incorrect
- The landscape selected is incorrect
- There is a problem in your tenant that has to be corrected by SAP Analytics Cloud Operations.
- Verify that the S-user / password are correct. You can try to download software from https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#/softwarecenter to verify that it is correct.
- Verify that the landscape selected and the account name matches the one displayed in your SAP Analytics Cloud menu.
If all the previous settings are correct, it is possible that the rights assigned to the HANA account used are not correct. This has to be fixed by the Cloud Operations team. In order to do that, you need to follow these steps:
Important: The user creating this incident needs to be the System Owner for security reasons. If you are not the System Owner, please request that person to open the incident with Product Support. More information on System Owner role and contact details in the KBA 2407835
- Open a Product Support Incident using the link https://launchpad.support.sap.com/#incident/solution
- Select the component LOD-ANA-BI
- Provide the following information along to the error message:
- Your Tenant URL
- S-user that is associated with the SAP Cloud Connector account
- Help portal
- SAP Community network portal ( Questions & Answers / Direct Link to Create Question / Blogs )
- SAP Community WIKI
- Ideaplace forum ( for enhancement requests & new features )
- Watch these videos to help start your journey with SAP Analytics Cloud
- Training videos by topic areas: ( Overview, What's New, Models and Connections, Stories, SAP Digital Boardroom, Planning, Predictive, Collaboration, Administration )
- Training Events
- Past Event Recordings
- New user handbook
- How to connect to on-premise data
- Introducing SAP BusinessObjects Cloud: BI and Planning (SAP Press book)
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