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How to configure Microsoft Excel to connect to an Oracle Database
 
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Mike van der Velden, Product Manager at Simba Technologies, provides a step-by-step guide for configuring Microsoft Excel to connect with Oracle Database OLAP Option. Mike walks through the one-time set-up of Oracle's Transparent Networking Substrate (TNS), followed by the Data Source Name (DSN) and Office Data Connection (.odc). Once configured, Microsoft Excel connects easily to Oracle Database OLAP Option for ad hoc data query, data analysis and BI reporting.
Using Microsoft Excel 2010 Sparklines for Easy Dashboards and Trend Analysis on BI Data
 
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Russ Tront, Director of Product Management at Simba Technologies, demonstrates how to use Microsoft Excel 2010 Sparklines to provide easy, in-table, micro graphs for insightful dashboarding and trend analysis on your business intelligence data.
Using Excel with SAP HANA
 
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Russ Tront, Development Manager at Simba Technologies, demonstrates how to use Microsoft Excel with SAP HANA to perform extremely fast and easy analysis on data to gain insightful and actionable business intelligence.
Tableau and Hadoop
 
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The Simba Big Data Webinar Series: SQL has come to Hadoop! Access, analyse and report on Hadoop data with the SQL-based tool of your choice Big Data is revolutionizing how organizations use data to produce information. Simba has brought SQL to the world of Hadoop! Join us for two brief webinars on how you can now leverage any SQL application, such as Tableau, directly on Hadoop-based data. No mid-tier needed!
How to Connecto PowerBI to any data source through an ODBC driver
 
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On this video we show you how to connect Power BI to any Data Source like Mongo, Salesforce or Presto through an ODBC driver. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
Connecting Tableau to MongoDB: a How-to
 
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In this brief how-to video, Simba Technologies engineer Kyle Porter walks through how to connect a MongoDB data source to Tableau in just a few easy steps.
Microsoft Excel PivotTables on Cloudera Impala via Simba MDX Provider
 
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First demonstrations of our integration of doing MDX queries over Cloudera's Impala for use in Microsoft Excel Pivot Tables. If you are interested to know more please contact us at sales 'at' simba.com
How to connect Qlik Sense to MongoDB using Simba ODBC driver
 
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This short video shows you how to connect Qlik Sense to MongoDB using Simba ODBC driver
Magnitude Simba Connectivity Solutions for ISV
 
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Magnitude Simba offers data access and analytics solutions that connect your application to the data source of choice. We provide data connectivity to your target application using a single API, with no extra work required. You’ll gain broad compatibility with minimum effort and cost. https://www.simba.com/data-connectivity-solutions/for-software-developers/
How to Connect Google BigQuery to Microsoft Excel
 
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In this brief how-to video, Simba Technologies senior sales engineer Kyle Porter demonstrates how to connect your Google BigQuery data to (and then analyze it with) Microsoft Excel.
How to Connecto Tableau to any data source through an ODBC driver
 
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On this video we show you how to connect Tableau to any Data Source like Mongo, Salesforce or Presto through an ODBC driver. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
Simba Salesforce SAP Data Services Adapter
 
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This video gives you all the information you need to get started with the adapter. It provides a summary of some of the main features, a walk-through of setting up the adapter and resources to try the adapter yourself, or to find more information.
Connect to Salesforce with Tableau, Excel, or QlikView in 5 minutes
 
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Your data’s in Salesforce. Your BI tool is Tableau. Or Excel. Or QlikView. You need to connect, and you need to connect fast. In this brief how-to video, Simba Technologies engineer Kyle Porter walks through how to connect a MongoDB data source to Tableau in just a few easy steps.
SimbaEngine X the ODBC & JDBC driver development
 
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SimbaEngine X is the most robust, feature-rich and easy-to-use ODBC and JDBC driver development environment endorsed by top Hadoop and NoSQL vendors. Learn more about SimbaEngine X and how it can help you with your Custom ODBC & JDBC Driver development: http://www.simba.com/drivers/simba-engine-sdk/
How to Connect Power BI to DynamoDB with Simba ODBC Driver
 
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Step-by-step video on how to configure the Simba AmazonDB ODBC driver, then connect to Amazon DynamoDB using Microsoft PowerBI Desktop. Visit www.simba.com for more information
Microsoft Excel 2010 (64-bit) Connectivity to Oracle OLAP
 
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Russ Tront, Simba's Director of Product Management, demonstrates Microsoft Excel 2010 64-bit connecting directly to Oracle Database 11g OLAP Option using Simba's MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP data connectivity product. Russ demonstrates new Excel 2010 features such as sparklines and visual slicers for easy, enhanced data analysis.
Simba Technologies Hadoop/Hive ODBC 3.52 Connector Overview
 
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George Chow, CTO at Simba, shows how you can directly access Hadoop-based data using the SQL-based analytics tool of your choice. Simba's ODBC 3.52 driver for Hadoop/Hive automatically converts standard SQL into HiveQL for easy data access and analytics. Want more information? Visit www.simba.com.
Connecting Tableau to Cassandra Using the Simba ODBC Driver: a How-to
 
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In this third of Simba Technologies' Tableau Series, engineer Kyle Porter walks you through how to connect a Cassandra data source to Tableau Software using a Simba Technologies ODBC driver.
How to install Salesforce ODBC driver and connect to any BI or ODBC application
 
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On this video we show you how to install and configure a Salesforce ODBC driver and connect any BI Tool or any ODBC Application. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/salesforce-odbc-jdbc/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
How to Connect Microsoft Power BI to Amazon Redshift with the Simba ODBC Driver
 
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Step-by-step video on how to configure the Simba Redshift ODBC driver, then connect to Amazon Redshift using Microsoft PowerBI Desktop. For more information visit www.simba.com
Preview: Directly connecting Cognos 8 to Oracle Database OLAP Option
 
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Mike van der Velden, Product Manager at Simba Technologies Inc., demonstrates Cognos 8 connecting directly to Oracle Database 11g OLAP Option using Simba's MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP data connectivity product. Mike highlights Cognos' intuitive interface as he easily displays and analyzes data stored in Oracle OLAP.
How to Connect QlikSense to any data source through an ODBC driver
 
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On this video we show you how to connect QlikSense to any Data Source like MongoDB, Salesforce or Presto through an ODBC driver. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
Connecting QlikView to Amazon Redshift service
 
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This short tutorial demonstrates how easy it is to connect QlikView to Amazon Redshift cluster using Simba ODBC driver. You will learn now to configure the driver and create visualization of movies popularity for different demographics using open source Movielens data set. There is also a blog post with step by step instructions: http://bit.ly/24uIPu3
Tableau on Teradata OLAP -- new visualizations for real-time OLAP solutions
 
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Cathy Dumas, Director of Program Management at Simba, shows how you can use Tableau to visualize data in your Teradata OLAP cube. You'll see how to quickly create maps, scatter charts, visualizations over time, and dashboards. If you are at the Teradata Partners conference, October 21-25 2012, you can visit the Tableau or Teradata OLAP booths to learn more about this solution.
How to connect Power BI to Hive webinar
 
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Webinar: How to connect Microsoft Power BI to Apache Hive with the simba ODBC Driver
Preview: SAP BusinessObjects Voyager Connectivity to Oracle OLAP
 
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Mike van der Velden, Product Manager at Simba Technologies Inc., demonstrates SAP BusinessObjects Voyager connecting directly to Oracle Database 11g OLAP Option using Simba's MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP data connectivity product. Mike highlights Voyager's power as a BI tool to gain meaningful insight from data stored in Oracle OLAP.
How to Use Machine Learning with Spark SQL Data, Tableau Analytics & Simba ODBC Connectivity
 
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Faster Processing, Faster Insight: How to Use Machine Learning with Spark SQL Data, Tableau Analytics & Simba ODBC Connectivity. For more information visit: www.tableau.com | www.simba.com | www.databricks.com
Leveraging Power BI and Hive
 
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On this webinar we will show you the power of Power BI when it's connected to Hive via Simba's Apache Hive ODBC driver with SQL Connector.
How to Install and Configure Presto ODBC Driver and connect to any BI or ODBC application
 
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On this video we show you how to install and configure a Presto ODBC driver and connect to any BI Tool or any ODBC Application. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/presto-odbc-jdbc Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
Apache Drill in the Real World
 
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How to Elevate Your Analytics with MapR Drill, SAP Lumira, and Simba ODBC Connectivity. Apache Drill is the groundbreaking schema-free SQL query engine for Hadoop, NoSQL, and cloud storage. Drill gives today's data scientists instant, self-service analytics on multiple data sources, coupled with the convenience of not having to load data, manage schemas, or pre-process data. Drill version 1.0 is now available with the MapR Distribution including Hadoop. But is the ideal of self-service data access practical in an era of heterogeneous, disparate data? Spoiler alert: Yes. For more information visit www.simba.com
Connecting  Microsoft Power BI to Apache Hive using Simba Hive ODBC driver
 
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This demo walks you through the steps required to setup Simba Hive ODBC driver and connect Microsoft Power BI Designer to Hive data source. You will also see a short demo of some of the Power BI Designer data cleanup features and the use of native Hive Query Language.
Connecting Tableau to Salesforce Using the Simba ODBC Driver: a How-to
 
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In this second in Simba Technologies' Tableau Connectivity Series of brief how-to videos, Simba engineer Kyle Porter walks through how to connect a Salesforce data source to Tableau in just a few easy steps using the Simba ODBC driver.
How to Install and Configure MongoDB ODBC Driver and connect to any BI or ODBC application
 
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On this video, we show you how to connect MongoDB to any BI Tool or any ODBC application using an ODBC Driver from Magnitude's Data Connectivity Solutions (Simba) For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/mongodb-odbc-jdbc/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
How to Connect MongoDB to Tableau
 
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In this brief how-to video, Simba Technologies engineer Kyle Porter walks through how to connect a MongoDB data source to Tableau in just a few easy steps.
How to Install an ODBC Driver
 
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On this video we show you how to install a Simba ODBC driver to connect to any BI and ODBC Applications. For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
ALG Software on Using SimbaProvider SDK for MDX Connectivity
 
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Dave Parsons, ALG Software's SVP Product Development, discusses using SimbaProvider SDK to add standardized MDX data connectivity and an ODBO interface to ALG's product for Microsoft Excel and BI connectivity.
How to use Simba's Schema editor for NoSQL ODBC|JDBC Drivers
 
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On this video we show you how to use the Schema Editor for NoSQL ODBC Drivers from Manitude's Data Connectivity Solutions (Simba) For more information please visit http://www.simba.com/drivers/ Music intro by: http://www.Bensound.com
Qlik to Couchbase with Simba ODBC Connectivity
 
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In this dynamic webinar, leaders from Qlik, Couchbase, and Simba Technologies will show off the latest in BI and NoSQL technology, and put those powerful Big Data features into practice with a tactical demo. On this video you will see what you can do when you bring together Qlik, Couchbase Server 4.0, and Simba ODBC connectivity. For more information visit: http://www.qlik.com/ http://www.couchbase.com/ http://www.simba.com/drivers/couchbase-odbc-jdbc/
ODBC 4 Preview
 
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In this webinar, ODBC 4.0 Principal Architect Michael Pizzo (Microsoft Data Group) will give an overview of what's new in version 4.0, what problems does it solve and how the ISVs and end users will benefit from its adoption.
MDX Provider Oracle OLAP to Excel Demo
 
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Demo using Microsoft Excel with Oracle OLAP Cubes
Webinar: How to build an ODBC driver in just 5 days!
 
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Using the SimbaEngine SDK, you can build a custom ODBC, JDBC or ADO.NET driver in just 5 days. Tom Newton and Kyle Porter will work you through what to expect when you download the SDK and how to begin to build your driver in just 5 days.
Simba Big Data Webinar Series: Microsoft Excel and Hadoop.wmv
 
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SQL has come to Hadoop! Access, analyse and report on Hadoop data with the SQL-based tool of your choice. Big Data is revolutionizing how organizations use data to produce information. Simba has brought SQL to the world of Hadoop! Join us for two brief webinars on how you can now leverage any SQL application, such as Microsoft Excel and Tableau, directly on Hadoop-based data. No mid-tier needed!
Cognos Software and Simba XMLA Provider for Oracle OLAP
 
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Simba's XMLA Procider for Oracle OLAP has an exciting new feature that enables powerful query and analysis of your multi-dimensional data. With the new Simba XMLA Provider for Oracle OLAP 2.0 (Simba XMLA for Oracle) you can connect to your OLAP cube from any business intelligence client that issues XMLA commands! Continue to use your favorite BI applications such as SAP BusinessObjects Analysis, IBM Cognos or Microstrategy -- simply connect to the XMLA service and everything works!
To MongoDB and Back:  An SAP Lumira Data Access Extension API Case Study with Simba
 
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SAP Lumira lets you unlock the full potential of data with stunning, interactive visualizations. But what do you do when that full potential is contained in a new data source? In this engaging, interactive webinar, data experts from SAP's Lumira team will introduce SAP Lumira's Data Access Extension API, and show how its open connectivity extends Lumira's power to any data source.
How to connect Lumira to Redshift
 
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The Lumira-Redshift pairing gives users a powerful new model for deriving data insight. And the new Amazon Redshift driver from Simba Technologies connects SAP Lumira's self-service flexibility to Amazon Redshift's data-storage efficiency. For more information: SAP Lumira: http://go.sap.com/product/analytics/lumira.html Amazon Redshift: https://aws.amazon.com/redshift/ Simba's Redshift ODBC Driver: http://www.simba.com/drivers/redshift-odbc-jdbc/
Connect Tableau to Any Big Data Source
 
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Look no further than Simba's suite of Big Data ODBC ready-to-use Drivers. These high performance drivers ensure full functionality for users analyzing and reporting on Big Data. In this Webinar you will learn: - The features of the Simba ODBC Big Data Drivers - How easy it is to connect Tableau to your MongoDB and Salesforce data source - Powerful visualization features of Tableau
Build an ODBC, JDBC or ADO NET Custom Driver in Just 5 Days!
 
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Hot off the release of SimbaEngine SDK 9.2, we are featuring the latest and greatest features of SimbaEngine SDK 9.2 to build a custom ODBC, JDBC or ADO.NET driver in just 5 days! SimbaEngine SDK is the foundation used by Simba to create drivers for our growing list of Cloud, Relational, Hadoop and NoSQL Big Data OEM customers. View table of content below. In the Webinar you will learn: 1. An overview of the SimbaEngine SDK 2. Learn about the new features of SimbaEngine SDK 3. How to build a custom driver in 5 days with the SimbaEngine Table of content Introduction: 0:00 Company Overview: 4:47 SimbaEngine SDK Overview: 8:31 Who uses SimbaEngine SDK: 10:22 SimbaEngine SDK Architecture: 13:22 Driver Deployment and Licensing: 15:46 Key Features: 21:25 Key Benefits: 23:08 OS Support: 24:12 Engineering News and Updates: 24:48 SDK Directory Structure: 26:56 SDK Documentation: 27:34 Data Access Components: 28:24 Error Messages & Localization: 29:03 Include Headers: 29:37 Third Party Components: 29:49 Libraries: 30:01 Setup & SSL Certificates: 31:27 Examples: Sample Drivers: 31:42 Sample Driver Layout: 32:18 Sample Data Files: 33:06 Overview of the sample ODBC drivers: 33:27 Quick Start Sample Driver for data source which doens't support SQL 34:26 Ultralite Sample Driver for data source which supports SQL 36:54 Build an ODBC driver in Java Sample Drivers 38:41 Build an ODBC driver in C# 40:53 Build a JDBC driver 41:33 Build an ADO.NET provider 42:40 5 Day Driver Development Guides 44:03 Closing and Q&A 44:37 Q: Driver Performance & Collaborative Query Execution 46:00 Q: Read/Write Drivers 48:08 Q: Sample Driver for the .NET Driver for Hive 48:43 Q: Will my driver work with Tableau? 49:31 Q: How do I get support during development and while in production? 50:24 Q: Do you have an example of fixed length file format driver 53:15 Q: Client/server mode performance 53:55 Q: SDK Licensing 56:40 Presented by: Tom Newton: Sales Director Kyle Porter: Sales Engineer
18 minutes to access your data and drive meaningful analytics
 
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BI and analytics can provide companies with the insight needed to differentiate and kick their competitive position into high gear. In fact, Forrester has said these insight-driven companies are expected to steal $1.2 trillion in 2020 from their competition. Will you be one of the companies that leverages data and analytics to its advantage? Or will you lose revenue to the competition? Don’t let data connectivity woes derail your BI and analytics efforts – leverage Magnitude's Simba data access solutions.
How to connect Microsoft Excel with Oracle Cubes
 
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Use Microsoft Excel with Oracle Cubes using the Simba MDX Provider for Oracle OLAP
Enabling Analytics BigData Webinar
 
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Simba Technologies, a leader in Big Data connectivity, enables powerful analytics on your Big Data with our suite of ready-to-use ODBC Big Data Drivers. These high performance drivers ensure full functionality for users analyzing and reporting on Big Data. In this Webinar you will learn: 1. How to support any data source from your BI or visualization application 2. How to expose any unique data source to more applications 3. Why Simba is the standard for Big Data connectivity Presented by: Robert Eisses: VP, Sales & Marketing Kyle Porter: Sales Engineer