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2751737 - What authentication methods are supported with Direct Live Data Connection to SAP BI Universe in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) ?

Symptom

What authentication methods are supported with Direct Live Data Connection to SAP BI Universe in SAP Analytics Cloud (SAC) ?

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2019

Resolution

The following Authentication methods are supported:

  • SAML Single Sign-On (SSO) Authentication    
    • Recommended for Production environment
  • Basic Authentication using User Name and Password
    • secEnterprise mode is supported
    • secLDAP mode is supported
    • secSAPR3 mode is supported
    • secWinAD mode is NOT supported

secEnterprise, secLDAP and secSAPR3 use basic authentication. For security reasons, we recommend using them for testing purposes only, and strongly advise to use SAML authentication in production.

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Keywords

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Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0