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SAP Ariba Connector

Intro

SAP Ariba is the business commerce network. SAP Ariba combines industry-leading, cloud-based applications with internet-based trading community to help companies discover and collaborate with a global network of partners. Use Domo's Ariba connector to retrieve procurement solution and innovative business models to help and modernize and grow your business. To learn more about the Ariba API, visit their documentation page.

Prerequisites

To connect to your SAP Ariba account and create a DataSet, you must have the following:

  • Client ID

  • Client Secret

  • API Key

  • Realm

  • Environment

Connecting to your SAP Ariba Account

This section enumerates the options in the Credentials and Details panes in the Sentry Connector page. The components of the other panes in this page, Scheduling, and Name & Describe Your DataSet, are universal across most connector types and are discussed in greater length in Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector.

Credentials Pane

This pane contains fields for entering credentials to connect to your Ariba account. The following table describes what is needed for each field:

Field Description
Client ID Enter Client ID.
Client Secret Enter Client Secret.
API Key Enter API Key.
Realm Enter Realm.
Environment Select Production or Sandbox as the environment.

Details Pane

This pane contains a primary Reports menu, along with various other menus which may or may not appear depending on the report type you select.

Menu Description
Report

Select the Ariba report you want to run. The following report is available:

Transactional Procurement Returns transactional procurement data to make operational decisions.

 

View Template Name Select a View Template Name
 
Tip: If you do not get any response for view template name, please check for realm provided.
Date Type Select a single date or date range for your report.

Report Date 

Select whether the report data is for a specific date or for a relative number of days back from today. 

Select Specific Date 

Select the date for the report. 

Days Back

Enter the number of past days that should appear in the report.  

Start Date

Specify whether the first date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the last date in your range in End Date

End Date

Specify whether the second date in your date range is a specific or relative date. You select the first date in your range in Start Date.  

Select Specific Start Date

Select the first date in your date range. 

Select Specific End Date

Select the second date in your date range. 

Days Back to Start From

Enter the number of the farthest day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to End At to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Days Back to End At

Enter the number of the most recent day back that should be represented in the report. Combine with Days Back to Start From to create a range of represented days.

For example, if you entered 10 for Days Back to Start From and 5 for Days Back to End At, the report would contain data for 10 days ago up until 5 days ago.

Other Panes

For information about the remaining sections of the connector interface, including how to configure scheduling, retry, and update options, see Adding a DataSet Using a Data Connector. 

FAQ

What kind of credentials do I need to power up this connector?

You need the client ID, client secret, API key, and realm associated with your SAP Ariba account. You also need to select the environment.

How often can the data be updated?

As often as needed.

Are there any API limits that I need to be aware of?

No.