The Lyftron Provider for Office 365 offers the most natural way to access Office 365 data from Lyftron with ease and also enables to connect with BI, MDM & ML tools, Data warehouses, Databases and other SAAS based applications with zero code and zero infrastructure requirements. The provider wraps the complexity of accessing Office 365 data into easy-to-integrate relational fully managed ANSI Sql format. Make faster and better business decisions with Lyftron’s Office 365 data provider and automatically build your data migration pipelines in minutes, not months
The provider hides the complexity of accessing data and provides additional powerful security features, smart caching, batching, socket management, and more.
- Comprehensive Delta load mechanism.
- Real-time access to Office 365.
- Comprehensive full support of ANSI Sql to query data with ease.
- Collaborative query processing.
The user must have credentials for Office 365,Lyftron and your destination data warehouse, lake or database to perform the data pipeline operation with Lyftron
Establishing a Connection with Lyftron's Quickstart Steps
Create your Office 365 connection with Lyftron by following the 5 easy steps show below:
Step1. Add your connection
Click on Connect section on the left panel → Click on Add Connection button
Step2. Select your connector
In the connector selection panel, search and click Office 365 for your connection
Step3. Enter your connection details
In the Connection String section enter the values of the below parameters. The following connection string is required to establish Office 365 connection with Lyftron.InitiateOAuth=GETANDREFRESH;OAuthClientId=[your_ApplicationId];OAuthClientSecret=[your_SecretKey];CallbackURL=[your_URL];
|Connection Name||Enter your connection details||Required|
|Logfile**||Use the logfile option to debug your job and provide your connection name to generate the log file. [ConnectionConfigurationPath]\Connection_name_log.tx||Optional|
|Verbosity**||Choose verbosity 1-5 based on the severity of debugging||Optional|
** For more information, check the Lyftron logging and debugging section.
If you want more detailed information about how to establish a connection with Lyftron, click on Lyftron Connection Quick Start guide.
Step4. Test your connection
Once you are done entering your connection details, simply click on the Test Connection button to test the connectivity. In case your connection fails, add Logfile and Verbosity parameters and check the Lyftron logging and debugging section, to debug the error.
Step5. Save your connection
The Lyftron Provider for Office 365 models entities in the Office 365 API as tables, views, and stored procedures. These are defined in schema files, which are simple, text-based configuration files.
API limitations and requirements are documented in this section; you can use the SupportEnhancedSQL feature, set by default, to circumvent most of these limitations.
The Lyftron Provider for Office 365 models Item Listings in tables so that they can be easily queried, updated, and deleted. You can list items on your Office 365 store by calling the AddItem stored procedure.
Views are tables that cannot be modified. Typically, read-only data are shown as views.
|Calendars||Tables||This field is dynamic and maps to the corresponding field in the API.|
|Contacts||Tables||The Office365 table Contacts.|
|Conversations||Tables||The Office365 table Conversations.|
|Events||Tables||This field is dynamic and maps to the corresponding field in the API.|
|Files||Tables||The Office365 table Files.|
|Groups||Tables||The Office365 table Groups.|
|Messages||Tables||The Office365 table Messages.|
|Users||Tables||The Office365 table Users.|
|CalendarView||Views||Retrieve the ccurrences, exceptions, and single instances of events in a calendar view defined by a time range, from the user's default calendar, or from some other calendar of the user's.|
|EventOcurrences||Views||Usage information for the operation EventOcurrences.rsd.|