Zoho Inventory

Zoho Inventory - Zoho Analytics Integration

Zoho Inventory has a standard set of reports which you can generate to understand the financial health of your organization. Even though these reports address the requirements of a majority of businesses, there is always need for customization.

Advanced analytics a.k.a Zoho Inventory - Zoho Analytics integration allows you to create highly customizable reports and dashboards to visualize and track key financial metrics from your Zoho Inventory data.

Benefits of integrating with Zoho Analytics

Set up the integration

Prerequisite: You must be an admin of your Zoho Inventory organization to set up this integration.

To set up this integration:

Integrate Zoho Analytics

Insight: If you have integrated Zoho Inventory with other Zoho Apps, the modules specific to the respective apps will also be available for selection.

Your data from Zoho Inventory will be made available in Zoho Analytics via a one-way sync. You can choose the modules whose data will be synced and also configure how often this data is synced with Zoho Analytics.

Choose Sync Settings

Note: During setup, your organization name, organization ID, username and address will be shared with Zoho Analytics.

After initiating the setup, it will take some time to transfer all data from your Zoho Inventory account to Zoho Analytics during which, you cannot change the module sync settings. However, you can continue to use Zoho Inventory and you’ll be notified by email as soon as your data has been synced.

Pro Tip: You can reconfigure the schedule and the modules that get synced even after integrating, by going to Settings > Integrations > Zoho Apps > Zoho Analytics > Show Details and then clicking Edit Settings.

Insight: Like any other Zoho app, you’ll get a 15 day free trial of Zoho Analytics post which you’ll have to upgrade your account to a suitable plan.

Access the Workspace in Zoho Analytics

When you set up the integration, a workspace will be created in Zoho Analytics. This workspace is where you can create reports and dashboards with data from Zoho Inventory. To access Zoho Analytics:

Access Zoho Analytics

Besides the available reports, you can also create custom reports and visualize them using a wide variety of reporting options such as Charts, Pivot tables, Summary views and Tabular views. Learn how you can create insightful reports with Zoho Analytics.

Add Users to the Workspace

It’s important to note that only the admin who set up the integration will be able to access this workspace. If other users (including other admins), want to access this workspace, the admin who set up this integration must add them as users in the workspace. To do this:

Now, the users that you’ve added will be able to access the workspace in Zoho Analytics. You can learn more about managing user roles in Zoho Analytics.

Delete the Integration

If you’d like to stop using the integration completely, you can delete it. Here’s how:

Delete Zoho Analytics integration

Now, the integration will be deleted and your data from Zoho Inventory will no longer be available in Zoho Analytics, including any data that was synced to Zoho Analytics before deleting the integration.

To know more about advanced analytics integration, refer to the Zoho Analytics help documentation.