The Lyftron Provider for Smartsheet offers the most natural way to access Smartsheet 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 Smartsheet data into easy-to-integrate relational fully managed ANSI Sql format. Make faster and better business decisions with Lyftron’s Smartsheet 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 Smartsheet.
- Comprehensive full support of ANSI Sql to query data with ease.
- Collaborative query processing.
The user must have credentials for Smartsheet,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 Smartsheet 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 Smartsheet 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 Smartsheet connection with Lyftron.InitiateOAuth=GETANDREFRESH;OAuthClientId=[your_OAuthClientId];OAuthClientSecret=[your_OAuthClientSecret];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 Smartsheet models entities in the Smartsheet 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 Smartsheet models Item Listings in tables so that they can be easily queried, updated, and deleted. You can list items on your Smartsheet store by calling the AddItem stored procedure.
Views are tables that cannot be modified. Typically, read-only data are shown as views.
|Info_Attachments||Tables||Query Smartsheet Attachments. Attachments can exist on a Comment (i.e., within a Discussion), on a Row, or on a Sheet.|
|Info_CellHistory||Views||Query the available CellHistory of a Cell in Smartsheet.|
|Info_Cells||Views||Query Smartsheet Cells. A collection of Cells comprises each Row in a Sheet.|
|Info_Columns||Views||Query Smartsheet Columns in a Sheet or Report.|
|Info_Comments||Views||Query Smartsheet Comments in a Discussion.|
|Info_Contacts||Views||Query Smartsheet Contacts. A Contact is the personal contact of a User in Smartsheet.|
|Info_Discussions||Views||Query Smartsheet Discussions. A Discussion is a collection of one or more Comments. A Discussion can exist on a Row or a Sheet.|
|Info_Favorites||Views||Query Smartsheet Favorites.|
|Info_Folders||Views||Query Smartsheet Folders in the Sheets Folder for the User, in another Folder, or in a Workspace.|
|Info_Groups||Views||Query Smartsheet Groups.|
|Info_Home||Views||Query objects on the Home tab in Smartsheet. The Home tab shows all objects a User has access to.|
|Info_Reports||Views||Query Smartsheet Reports.|
|Info_Rows||Views||Query Rows in a Sheet or Report. Each Row is composed of a collection of Cells, and may optionally contain Discussions and Attachments.|
|Info_ServerInformation||Views||Query Smartsheet Server Information including application constants.|
|Info_Shares||Views||Query the Sharing operations of Reports, Sheets, and Workspaces.|
|Info_Sheets||Views||Query Smartsheets Sheets. A Sheet can exist in the Sheets folder for the user (Home), in a Folder, or in a Workspace. It is comprised of Columns, Rows, and Cells, and may optionally contain Attachments and Discussions.|
|Info_Templates||Views||Query Smartsheet Templates.|
|Info_Users||Views||Query the Users in the organization.|
|Info_Workspaces||Views||Query Smartsheet Workspaces.|