Amazon Aurora connection reference

Learn about the fields used to create an Amazon Aurora connection with ThoughtSpot DataFlow.

Here is a list of the fields for an Amazon Aurora connection in ThoughtSpot DataFlow. You need specific information to establish a seamless and secure connection.

Connection properties

Connection name

Name your connection.

Mandatory field.

Example:

AmazonAuroraConnection

Connection type

Choose the Amazon Aurora connection type.

Mandatory field.

Example:

Amazon Aurora

Host

Specify the hostname or IP address of the Aurora system.

Mandatory field.

Example:

example.com

Port

Specify the port associated with Amazon Aurora connections.

Mandatory field.

Example:

1234

User

Specify the user to connect to Amazon Aurora. This user must have data access privileges.

Mandatory field.

Example:

userdi

Password

Specify the password for the User.

Mandatory field.

Example:

pswrd234%!

JDBC options

Specify the options associated with the JDBC URL.

Optional field.

Example:
jdbc:sqlserver://[serverName[\instanceName][:portNumber]]
Other notes:

Advanced configuration.

Sync properties

Column delimiter

Specify the column delimiter character.

Mandatory field.

Example:

1

Valid Values:

Any printable ASCII character or decimal value for ASCII character.

Default:

The delimiter specified in sync

Enclosing character

Specify if the text columns in the source data needs to be enclosed in quotes.

Optional field.

Example:

DOUBLE

Valid Values:

Single, Double

Default:

DOUBLE

Other notes

This is required if the text data has newline character or delimiter character.

Escape character

Specify the escape character if using a text qualifier in the source data.

Optional field.

Example:

\"

Valid Values:

Any ASCII character.

Default:

\"

Fetch size

Specify the number of rows to be fetched at a time and processed in memory. If the value specified is zero then, all rows are extracted at once.

Mandatory field.

Example:

1000

Valid Values:

Any numeric value.

Default:

1000

tsload options

Specifies the parameters passed with the tsload command, in addition to the commands already included by the application. The format for these parameters is:

<param_1_name> = <param_1_value>
Example:
date_time_format = %Y-%m-%d
date_format = %Y-%m-%d;time_format = %H:%M:%S
Valid Values:
null_value = NULL
max_ignored_rows = 0
Default:
max_ignored_rows = 0