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, select the Connection type.

  4. After you select the Splice Machine 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 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.

  5. Click Create connection.