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Support ODBC to SQL Synapse

Today PA does not support an ODBC connection to a SQL Synapse database. This is a major shortcoming since this is a widely used database that is becoming more and more popular.

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  • Aug 28 2020
  • Will not implement
Who would benefit from this IDEA? All customers that are using SQL Synapse
How should it work?

Just make sure that it works to set up a ODBC connection from a TI process to a SQL Synapse database.

Idea Priority Urgent
Priority Justification For customers that are using SQL Synapse this is a show stopper that prevents them from using PA and it is probably pretty easily fixed.
Customer Name Heimstaden
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    Stuart King commented
    14 Sep 04:58pm

    Changed status to will not implement. TM1 supports all ODBC 3.5 compliant data sources. Assuming this DB has a ODBC driver it can be access using TI.

    The Planning Analytics team is implementing new API endpoints that will make it easier for existing ETL tools to load leaf level cube data into TM1. Our strategy is not to pick specific data sources to target for extraction, but rather to provide between integration with ETL tools.

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