Tag: ODBC

Power BI to OBIEE: DirectQuery, Import or ODBC?

To connect and visualize OBIEE with Power BI Desktop using BI Connector, users have three options: DirectQuery, Import, and ODBC. In this article, we will review the details of these three options. DirectQuery When you use DirectQuery, Power BI Desktop does not import or copy the OBIEE data. You can view the list of columns […]

How does BI connector compare to native ODBC driver for connecting from Tableau to Oracle BI?

How does BI connector compare to the native ODBC driver that comes with OBIEE?  Why should you use BI connector rather than the OBIEE ODBC driver to connect from Tableau to OBIEE?  These are valid questions asked by some of the BI Architects that we have spoken with.   After learning about the difference between the […]