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2492637 - How is the security managed for import data connections in SAP Analytics Cloud?


  • An on-premise SAP Cloud Connector is used to extract data from an on-premise data source in SAP Analytics Cloud.
  • What is the security mechanism used for this connection? 


  • SAP Analytics Cloud
  • SAP Cloud Connector

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Set up a connection by following the Users Guide or the KBA 2358097


There is a secured tunnel opened between the SAC tenant and the on premise Database.

More about the security can be found in the SAP HANA Cloud Connector - Security Whitepaper:


KBA , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , Problem


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