Connecting to Vertica

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1. Overview

This article provides information on how to connect to a Vertica database.

Main article: Connect to data and view it on a dashboard

2. Install the driver

To connect to the Vertica database when Dundas BI is installed on Linux or if you have an older version of Dundas BI, you may need to download and install the drivers first — check the System Requirements for your version of Dundas BI.

For details on installing the ODBC or JDBC drivers on Linux, see Vertica's documentation.

3. Create the data connector

Set Data Provider to Vertica Database when creating a new data connector.

Select the Authentication method and, if required, provide credentials. Enter the Host server and the Database name.

Create a new data connector for Vertica Database
Create a new data connector for Vertica Database

4. See Also

Dundas Data Visualization, Inc.
500-250 Ferrand Drive
Toronto, ON, Canada
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North America: 1.800.463.1492
International: 1.416.467.5100

Dundas Support Hours:
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