Parameterization of Connection Settings for Data Connectors
Connecting to data connectors typically requires application login. To be able to connect, you may need to enter the following information, depending on the connector:
q Host Name
q Server Name
q User ID
This information is then stored in XML files detailing user & group permissions in workbooks. To secure data access and avoid storing connection information in the workbook, it is recommended to parameterize these fields in connectors.
1. On the Parameters pane of the Data Table Settings, define the connection settings you will use for the connector. Such as the following:
2. Click on a data source. The Data Source Settings pane is displayed.
3. Parameterize the entries in the pane.
4. Click for static connectors or for streaming connectors then .