Add an Amazon Redshift database connection

You can add a connection to an Amazon Redshift database using ThoughtSpot DataFlow.

Follow these steps:

  1. Click Connections in the top navigation bar.

  2. In the Connections interface, click Add connection in the top right corner.

  3. In the Create Connection interface, enter the Connection name, and select the Connection type.

  4. After you select the Amazon Redshift Connection type, the rest of the connection properties appear.

    • Connection name
      Name your connection.

    • Connection type
      Choose the Amazon Redshsift connection type.

    • Host
      Specify the hostname or the IP address of the Redshift system

    • Port
      Specify the port associated to the Redshift system

    • User
      Specify the user to connect to Amazon Redshift. This user must have data access privileges.

    • Password
      Specify the password for the User.

    • Database
      Collection of information that is organized so that it can be easily accessed, managed and updated.

    • JDBC options
      Specify the options associated with the JDBC URL.

    See Connection properties for details, defaults, and examples.

  5. Click Create connection.