Integrating enterprise application (Salesforce, SAP, Biztalk ...) data with your Delphi & C++Builder projects using FireDAC & CData ODBC

Posted by on in Enterprise

Our Embarcadero technology partner, CData, has a wide range of tutorials in their support knowledge base that show Delphi and C++Builder developers how to integrate enterprise application data into your projects. Technical articles are included that show how to use the CData ODBC drivers with the FireDAC ODBC data source in your Delphi and C++ applications to bind data from Salesforce, Biztalk, SAP, Facebook, Netsuite, SugarCRM, Google Analytics, Quickbooks, and more. You will find a complete list of supported enterprise applications at The CData knowledge base and online help documentation contains a large number of tutorials that show you how to use Delphi, C++Builder and FireDAC to create the connections and data bindings.

FireDAC Architecture 

Find Data Binding Articles

To find enterprise application data bindings articles for Delphi and C++Builder use the following CData knowledge base search links:


Example Tutorials

Here are two example articles (with steps, screen shots and source code) for connecting Delphi and C++Builder to Salesforce data:


FireDAC Information

You can find additional information about using FireDAC with ODBC data sources on the FireDAC DocWiki at


Gold User, Rank: 1, Points: 2466
David Intersimone (known to many as David I.) is a passionate and innovative software industry veteran-often referred to as a developer icon-who extols and educates the world on Embarcadero developer tools. He shares his visions as an active member of the industry speaking circuit and is tapped as an expert source by the media. He is a long-standing champion of architects, developers and database professionals and works to ensure that their needs are folded into Embarcadero's strategic product plans. David holds a bachelor's degree in computer science from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, California.


Check out more tips and tricks in this development video: