Add a Splice Machine database connection

You can add a connection to a Splice Machine 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 Splice Machine Connection type, the rest of the connection properties appear.

    • Connection name
      Name your connection.

    • Connection type
      Choose the Splice Machine connection type.

    • Host
      Specify the hostname or the IP address of the Splice Machine system

    • Port
      Specify the port associated with the Splice Machine system

    • User
      Specify the user id that will be used to connect to the Splice Machine system. This user should have necessary privileges to access the data in the databases.

    • Password
      Specify the password for the User

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

    • Hadoop version
      Specify the version of Hadoop you are using

    • HDFS host
      Specify the hostname or the IP address of the HDFS

    • HDFS port
      Specify the port associated to the HDFS

    • HDFS temp location
      Specify the HDFS location for creating temp directory

    • JDBC options +

      Specify the options associated with the JDBC URL.

    See Connection properties for details, defaults, and examples.

  5. Click Create connection.