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, select the Connection type.

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

    See Connection properties for details, defaults, and examples.

    Connection name

    Name your connection.

    Connection type

    Choose the Amazon Redshsift connection type.


    Specify the hostname or the IP address of the Redshift system


    Specify the port associated to the Redshift system


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


    Specify the password for the User.


    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.

  5. Click Create connection.