DataDirect Connectors Powerful Connectivity to Apache Cassandra

Enterprise Capable

Easily integrate Cassandra with existing IT processes and systems


Expose data in a way SQL applications expect

Easy to Implement

Connect ODBC and JDBC applications without compromising Cassandra functionality

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Protect data in motion with full support for the latest SSL updates

Easy to Use

Expose complex Apache Cassandra collections providing instant compatibility with SQL applications


Certified DataDirect quality guarantees Apache Cassandra compatibility through more than 85 million verification tests

Broad Coverage

Broad application support providing JOINs and aggregate operations done natively via full ANSI SQL support

Codeless Implementation

Optimize performance and compatibility with any application without changes


Get the fastest SQL access to large volumes of data 


  • Supports Apache Cassandra version 2.0 and higher
  • Supports all major OS platforms including Microsoft Windows, Linux, HP-UX, AIX, Solaris and more
  • Fully supports the latest ODBC and JDBC standards
  • Support for 32-bit and 64-bit applications
  • Compatible with Java SE 6 and higher
  • ANSI SQL-92 Compliant
  • Certified with DataStax Enterprise (DSE), built on Apache Cassandra

Security Vulnerability Response Policy

Upon identification of any security vulnerability, Progress will exercise commercially reasonable efforts to address the vulnerability in accordance with the following policy:

Priority* Time Guideline Version(s)
High Risk
(CVSS 8+ or industry equivalent)
30 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version) and all Supported versions
Medium Risk
(CVSS 5-to-8 or industry equivalent)
180 days Active (i.e. latest shipping version)
Low Risk
(CVSS 0-to-5 or industry equivalent)
Next major release or best effort Active (i.e. latest shipping version)

* Priority is established based on the current version of the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), an open industry standard for assessing the severity of computer system security vulnerabilities. For additional information on this scoring system, refer to

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