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  1. Preface
  2. Part 1: Hadoop Integration
  3. Part 2: Databricks Integration
  4. Appendix A: Connections Reference

Creating a Connection to Access Sources or Targets

Creating a Connection to Access Sources or Targets

Create connections before you import data objects, preview data, and profile data.
  1. Within the Administrator tool click
    Manage
    Connections
    .
  2. Select
    Actions
    New
    Connection
    .
  3. Select the type of connection that you want to create:
    • To select an HBase connection, select
      NoSQL
      HBase
      .
    • To select an HDFS connection, select
      File Systems
      Hadoop File System
      .
    • To select a Hive connection, select
      Database
      Hive
      .
    • To select a JDBC connection, select
      Database
      JDBC
      .
  4. Click
    OK
    .
  5. Enter a connection name, ID, and optional description.
  6. Configure the connection properties. For a Hive connection, you must choose the
    Access Hive as a source or target
    option to use Hive as a source or a target.
  7. Click
    Test Connection
    to verify the connection.
  8. Click
    Finish
    .