Salesforce Integration Guides and Tutorials

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

CData Software connectivity tools provide access to live Salesforce 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 Salesforce data.

Integration Use-Cases

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Business Intelligence & Analytics


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Alteryx DesignerODBCPrepare, Blend, and Analyze Salesforce in Alteryx Designer
Amazon QuickSightCloud HubBuild Interactive Dashboards from Salesforce in Amazon QuickSight
Aqua Data StudioJDBCConnect to Salesforce in Aqua Data Studio
BirstJDBCBuild Visualizations of Salesforce in Birst
BIRTJDBCDesign BIRT Reports on Salesforce
Clear AnalyticsODBCBuild Charts with Salesforce in Clear Analytics
Microsoft ExcelExcelExcel Spreadsheet Automation with the QUERY Formula
DBxtraODBCBuild Dashboards with Salesforce in DBxtra
DomoODBCCreate Datasets from Salesforce in Domo Workbench
Dundas BIODBCBuild Dashboards with Salesforce in Dundas BI
FineReportJDBCFeed Salesforce into FineReport
Google Data StudioCloud HubCreate Reports from Salesforce in Google Data Studio
IBM Cognos BIODBCCreate Data Visualizations in Cognos BI with Salesforce
JasperServerJDBCCreate Salesforce Reports on JasperReports Server
Jaspersoft BI SuiteJDBCConnect to Salesforce in Jaspersoft Studio
JReport DesignerJDBCIntegrate with Salesforce in JReport Designer
KNIMEJDBCEnable the Salesforce JDBC Driver in KNIME
LINQPadADO.NETWorking with Salesforce in LINQPad
Power BI DesktopPower BIAuthor Power BI Reports on Real-Time Salesforce
Power BI OnlineCloud HubVisualize Live Salesforce in the Power BI Service
Microsoft SSASADO.NETBuild an OLAP Cube in SSAS from Salesforce
MicroStrategyJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for Salesforce in MicroStrategy
OBIEEJDBCSalesforce Reporting in OBIEE with the Salesforce JDBC Driver
Pentaho Report DesignerJDBCIntegrate Salesforce in the Pentaho Report Designer
QlikViewODBCConnect to and Query Salesforce in QlikView over ODBC
RJDBCAnalyze Salesforce in R
RapidMiner JDBCConnect to Salesforce in RapidMiner
SAP Business ObjectsJDBCCreate an SAP BusinessObjects Universe on the CData JDBC Driver for Salesforce
SAP Crystal ReportsJDBCPublish Reports with Salesforce in Crystal Reports
SAP LumiraAPI ServerConsume Salesforce OData Feeds in SAP Lumira
SASODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for Salesforce in SAS for Real-Time Reporting and Analytics
SisenseJDBCVisualize Live Salesforce in Sisense
Spago BIJDBCConnect to Salesforce in SpagoBI
TableauODBCVisualize Salesforce in Tableau
Tableau OnlineCloud HubBuild Salesforce Visualizations in Tableau Online
Tableau ServerODBCPublish and Share Salesforce Dashboards with Tableau Server
TIBCO SpotfireADO.NETVisualize Salesforce in TIBCO Spotfire through ADO.NET
TIBCO Spotfire ServerJDBCOperational Reporting on Salesforce from Spotfire Server
VisioODBCLink Visio Shapes to Salesforce

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ETL & Replication


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Amazon RedshiftCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Amazon Redshift
Amazon S3CData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Amazon S3
Apache CassandraCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Apache Cassandra
AWS GlueJDBCConnect to Salesforce in AWS Glue Jobs Using JDBC
BIMLSSISUse Biml to Build SSIS Tasks to Replicate Salesforce to SQL Server
CloverDXJDBCConnect to Salesforce in CloverDX (formerly CloverETL)
CSVCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Local Delimited Files
IBM DB2CData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to IBM DB2
FoxProODBCWork with Salesforce in FoxPro
Google BigQueryCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Google BigQuery
Google Cloud SQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Google Cloud SQL
Google Data FusionJDBCPipe Salesforce in Google Data Fusion
Heroku / Salesforce ConnectCData SyncReplicate Salesforce for Use in Salesforce Connect
Informatica CloudJDBCIntegrate Salesforce in Your Informatica Cloud Instance
Informatica PowerCenterJDBCCreate Informatica Mappings From/To a JDBC Data Source for Salesforce
Jaspersoft ETLJDBCConnect to Salesforce in Jaspersoft Studio
Microsoft AccessCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Microsoft Access
Microsoft Azure TablesCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Azure SQL
Microsoft ExcelExcelTransfer Data from Excel to Salesforce
MongoDBCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to MongoDB
MySQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to MySQL
Oracle Data IntegratorJDBCETL Salesforce in Oracle Data Integrator
Oracle DatabaseCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Oracle
PostgreSQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to PostgreSQL
Replicate to CSVPowerShellReplicate Salesforce to MySQL with PowerShell
SnowflakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to Snowflake
SQL ServerCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to SQL Server
SQLiteCData SyncAutomated Continuous Salesforce Replication to SQLite
TalendJDBCConnect to Salesforce and Transfer Data in Talend
UiPath StudioODBCCreate an RPA Flow that Connects to Salesforce in UiPath Studio

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Software Development


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
.NET ChartsADO.NETDataBind Charts to Salesforce
.NET QueryBuilderODBCRapidly Develop Salesforce-Driven Apps with Active Query Builder
Angular JSAPI ServerUsing AngularJS to Build Dynamic Web Pages with Salesforce
Apache SparkJDBCWork with Salesforce in Apache Spark Using SQL
Microsoft Azure Logic AppsAPI ServerTrigger Salesforce IFTTT Flows in Azure App Service
ColdFusionJDBCQuery Salesforce in ColdFusion
DevExpressADO.NETDataBind Salesforce to the DevExpress Data Grid
EF - Code FirstADO.NETAccess Salesforce with Entity Framework 6
EF - LINQADO.NETLINQ to Salesforce
EF - MVCADO.NETBuild MVC Applications with Connectivity to Salesforce
Filemaker ProJDBCBidirectional Access to Salesforce from FileMaker Pro
GoODBCWrite a Simple Go Application to work with Salesforce on Linux
Google Apps ScriptCloud HubConnect to Salesforce in Google Apps Script
HibernateJDBCObject-Relational Mapping (ORM) with Salesforce Entities in Java
IntelliJJDBCConnect to Salesforce in IntelliJ
JBossJDBCConnect to Salesforce from a Connection Pool in JBoss
JDBIJDBCCreate a Data Access Object for Salesforce using JDBI
JRubyJDBCConnect to Salesforce in JRuby
NodeJSAPI ServerQuery Salesforce from Node.js
NodeJSCloud HubQuery Salesforce as a MySQL Database in Node.js
PHPCloud HubAccess Salesforce in PHP through the Cloud Hub
PHPODBCNatively Connect to Salesforce in PHP
PowerShellPowerShellPipe Salesforce to CSV in PowerShell
PowerBuilderADO.NETConnect to Salesforce from PowerBuilder
PyCharmODBCUsing the CData ODBC Driver for Salesforce in PyCharm
PythonODBCConnect to Salesforce in Python on Linux/UNIX
RubyODBCConnect to Salesforce in Ruby
SAP UI5API ServerIntegrate Real-Time Access to Salesforce in SAPUI5 MVC Apps
TomcatJDBCConfigure the CData JDBC Driver for Salesforce in a Connection Pool in Tomcat
VCL App (RAD Studio)FireDACBuild a Simple VCL Application for Salesforce
WebLogicJDBCConnect to Salesforce from a Connection Pool in WebLogic

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Data Management



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Workflow Automation



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