CData Python Connector for SAP SuccessFactors

Build 20.0.7745

From Petl

The provider can be used to create ETL applications and pipelines for CSV data in Python using Petl.

Install Required Modules

Install the Petl modules using the pip utility.

pip install petl


Import the modules, including the CData Python Connector for SAP SuccessFactors. You can then use the provider's connect function to create a connection using a valid SAP SuccessFactors connection string. A SQLAlchemy engine may also be used instead of a direct connection.

import petl as etl
import cdata.sapsuccessfactors as mod
cnxn = mod.connect("User=username;Password=password;CompanyId=CompanyId;Url=")

Extract, Transform, and Load the SAP SuccessFactors Data

Create a SQL query string and store the query results in a DataFrame.

sql = "SELECT	Id, Column1 FROM SampleTable_1 "
table1 = etl.fromdb(cnxn,sql)

Loading Data

With the query results stored in a DataFrame, you can load your data into any supported Petl destination. The following example loads the data into a CSV file.


Modifying Data

Insert new rows into SAP SuccessFactors tables using Petl's appenddb function.

table1 = [['Id','Column1'],['Jon Doe','John']]

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