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A list of guides and tutorials for connecting to and working with live Box data.

CData Software connectivity tools provide access to live Box data from popular BI, analytics, ETL, and custom applications, offering our customers access to their data wherever they want. Below you will find a list of guides and tutorials for integrating with live Box data.

Integration Use-Cases

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Business Intelligence & Analytics


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Alteryx DesignerODBCPrepare, Blend, and Analyze Box in Alteryx Designer (ODBC)
Amazon QuickSightConnect ServerBuild Interactive Dashboards from Box in Amazon QuickSight
Aqua Data StudioJDBCConnect to Box in Aqua Data Studio
AWS DatabricksJDBCProcess & Analyze Box Data in Databricks (AWS)
BirstJDBCBuild Visualizations of Box in Birst
BIRTJDBCDesign BIRT Reports on Box
Clear AnalyticsODBCBuild Charts with Box in Clear Analytics
DBxtraODBCBuild Dashboards with Box in DBxtra
DomoODBCCreate Datasets from Box in Domo Workbench
Dundas BIODBCBuild Dashboards with Box in Dundas BI
Excel (on Mac OS)ODBCWork with Box Data in MS Excel on Mac OS X
FineReportJDBCFeed Box into FineReport
IBM Cognos BIODBCCreate Data Visualizations in Cognos BI with Box
Infragistics RevealConnect ServerAnalyze Box Data in Infragistics Reval
JasperServerJDBCCreate Box Reports on JasperReports Server
Jaspersoft BI SuiteJDBCConnect to Box in Jaspersoft Studio
JReport DesignerJDBCIntegrate with Box in JReport Designer
KlipfolioConnect ServerCreate Box-Connected Visualizations in Klipfolio
KNIMEJDBCEnable the Box JDBC Driver in KNIME
LINQPadADO.NETWorking with Box in LINQPad
Microsoft SSASADO.NETBuild an OLAP Cube in SSAS from Box
MicroStrategyConnect ServerConnect to Live Box in MicroStrategy through Connect Server
MicroStrategyJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Box in MicroStrategy
Microstrategy DesktopJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Box in MicroStrategy Desktop
Microstrategy WebJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Box in MicroStrategy Web
OBIEEJDBCBox Reporting in OBIEE with the Box JDBC Driver
pandasPythonUse pandas to Visualize Box in Python
Pentaho Report DesignerJDBCIntegrate Box in the Pentaho Report Designer
Power BI DesktopPower BIAuthor Power BI Reports on Real-Time Box
Power BI ServiceConnect ServerVisualize Live Box in the Power BI Service
Power PivotConnect ServerAccess Box Data in Microsoft Power Pivot
Power QueryConnect ServerAccess Box Data in Microsoft Power Query
QlikViewODBCConnect to and Query Box in QlikView over ODBC
RJDBCAnalyze Box in R (JDBC)
RODBCAnalyze Box in R (ODBC)
RapidMinerJDBCConnect to Box in RapidMiner
RedashConnect ServerBuild Box-Connected Dashboards in Redash
SAP Analytics CloudConnect ServerAnalyze Box in SAP Analytics Cloud
SAP Business ObjectsJDBCCreate an SAP BusinessObjects Universe on the CData JDBC Driver for Box
SAP Crystal ReportsJDBCPublish Reports with Box in Crystal Reports
SASODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for Box in SAS for Real-Time Reporting and Analytics
SAS JMPODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for Box in SAS JMP
SisenseJDBCVisualize Live Box in Sisense
Spago BIJDBCConnect to Box in SpagoBI
TableauTableauVisualize Box in Tableau Desktop
Tableau CloudConnect ServerBuild Box Visualizations in Tableau Cloud
Tableau ServerTableauPublish Box-Connected Dashboards in Tableau Server
TIBCO SpotfireADO.NETVisualize Box in TIBCO Spotfire through ADO.NET
TIBCO SpotfireConnect ServerVisualize Box Data in TIBCO Spotfire
TIBCO Spotfire ServerJDBCOperational Reporting on Box from Spotfire Server
VisioODBCLink Visio Shapes to Box

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ETL & Replication


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Amazon RedshiftCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Amazon Redshift
Amazon S3CData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Amazon S3
Apache AirflowJDBCBridge Box Connectivity with Apache Airflow
Apache CamelJDBCIntegrate with Box using Apache Camel
Apache CassandraCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Apache Cassandra
Apache KafkaCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Apache Kafka
Apache NiFiJDBCBridge Box Connectivity with Apache NiFi
Apache NiFi Batch OperationsJDBCPerform Batch Operations with Box Data in Apache NiFi
AWS GlueFireDACBuild ETL Jobs with Box Data in AWS Glue Studio
Azure Data LakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Azure Data Lake
Azure SynapseCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Azure Synapse
BIMLSSISUse Biml to Build SSIS Tasks to Replicate Box to SQL Server
CloverDXJDBCConnect to Box in CloverDX (formerly CloverETL)
CouchbaseCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Couchbase
CSVCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Local Delimited Files
DatabricksCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Databricks
FoxProODBCWork with Box in FoxPro
Google AlloyDBCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Google AlloyDB
Google BigQueryCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Google BigQuery
Google Cloud SQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Google Cloud SQL
Google Data FusionJDBCBuild Box-Connected ETL Processes in Google Data Fusion
Heroku / Salesforce ConnectCData SyncReplicate Box for Use in Salesforce Connect
HULFT IntegrateJDBCConnect to Box in HULFT Integrate
IBM DB2CData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to IBM DB2
Informatica CloudJDBCIntegrate Box in Your Informatica Cloud Instance
Informatica PowerCenterJDBCCreate Informatica Mappings From/To a JDBC Data Source for Box
Jaspersoft ETLJDBCConnect to Box in Jaspersoft Studio
Microsoft AccessCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Microsoft Access
Microsoft Azure TablesCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Azure SQL
Microsoft ExcelExcelTransfer Data from Excel to Box
Microsoft Power AutomateConnect ServerBuild Box-Connected Automated Tasks with Power Automate (Desktop)
MongoDBCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to MongoDB
MySQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to MySQL
Oracle Data IntegratorJDBCETL Box in Oracle Data Integrator
Oracle DatabaseCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Oracle
petlPythonExtract, Transform, and Load Box in Python
PostgreSQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to PostgreSQL
Replicate to CSVPowerShellReplicate Box to MySQL with PowerShell
SAP HANACData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to SAP HANA
SingleStoreCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to SingleStore
SnapLogicJDBCIntegrate Box with External Services using SnapLogic
SnowflakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to Snowflake
SQL ServerCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to SQL Server
SQL Server Linked ServerConnect ServerConnect to Box as a SQL Server Linked Server
SQLiteCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to SQLite
TalendJDBCConnect to Box and Transfer Data in Talend
UiPath StudioODBCCreate an RPA Flow that Connects to Box in UiPath Studio
VerticaCData SyncAutomated Continuous Box Replication to a Vertica Database

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Software Development


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
.NET ChartsADO.NETDataBind Charts to Box
.NET QueryBuilderODBCRapidly Develop Box-Driven Apps with Active Query Builder
Angular JSConnect ServerUsing AngularJS to Build Dynamic Web Pages with Box
Apache SparkJDBCWork with Box in Apache Spark Using SQL
AppSheetConnect ServerCreate Box-Connected Business Apps in AppSheet
C++BuilderODBCDataBind Controls to Box Data in C++Builder
ColdFusionJDBCQuery Box in ColdFusion Using JDBC
ColdFusionODBCQuery Box in ColdFusion Using ODBC
DashPythonUse Dash & Python to Build Web Apps on Box
DelphiODBCDataBind Controls to Box Data in Delphi
DevExpressADO.NETDataBind Box to the DevExpress Data Grid
EF - Code FirstADO.NETAccess Box with Entity Framework 6
EF - LINQADO.NETLINQ to Box
EF - MVCADO.NETBuild MVC Applications with Connectivity to Box
Filemaker ProODBCBidirectional Access to Box from FileMaker Pro
Filemaker Pro (on Mac)JDBCBidirectional Access to Box from FileMaker Pro (on Mac)
GoODBCWrite a Simple Go Application to work with Box on Linux
Google Apps ScriptConnect ServerConnect to Box in Google Apps Script
HibernateJDBCObject-Relational Mapping (ORM) with Box Entities in Java
IntelliJJDBCConnect to Box in IntelliJ
JBossJDBCConnect to Box from a Connection Pool in JBoss
JDBIJDBCCreate a Data Access Object for Box using JDBI
JRubyJDBCConnect to Box in JRuby
Microsoft Power AppsConnect ServerIntegrate Live Box into Custom Business Apps Built in Power Apps
NodeJSConnect ServerQuery Box in Node.js (via Connect Server)
NodeJSJDBCQuery Box through ODBC in Node.js
PHPConnect ServerAccess Box in PHP through the Cloud Hub
PHPODBCNatively Connect to Box in PHP
PowerBuilderADO.NETConnect to Box from PowerBuilder
PowerShellPowerShellPipe Box to CSV in PowerShell
PyCharmODBCUsing the CData ODBC Driver for Box in PyCharm
PythonODBCConnect to Box in Python on Linux/UNIX
ReactConnect ServerBuild Dynamic React Apps with Box Data
RubyODBCConnect to Box in Ruby
RunMyProcessConnect ServerConnect to Box in RunMyProcess
RunMyProcess DSECJDBCConnect to Box in DigitalSuite Studio through RunMyProcess DSEC
SAP UI5Connect ServerIntegrate Real-Time Access to Box in SAPUI5 MVC Apps
ServoyJDBCBuild Box-Connected Apps in Servoy
Spring BootJDBCAccess Live Box Data in Spring Boot Apps
SQLAlchemyPythonUse SQLAlchemy ORMs to Access Box in Python
TomcatJDBCConfigure the CData JDBC Driver for Box in a Connection Pool in Tomcat
UnqorkConnect ServerCreate Box-Connected Applications in Unqork
VCL App (RAD Studio)ODBCBuild a Simple VCL Application for Box
WebLogicJDBCConnect to Box from a Connection Pool in WebLogic

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Workflow Automation



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