SQL Server ODBC, JDBC, ADO.Net & Cloud Drivers for Unlimited Data


Standards-based data integration using ODBC, JDBC, OData or ADO.Net driver prevents vendor version lock‐in


Decrease maintenance and upgrade costs with one connector for all SQL Server versions


Install and manage SQL Server data integration with minimal components


Connect to Microsoft SQL Server via



  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Microsoft Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Microsoft Analytics Platform System
  • Big Data Clusters



Full support of SQL Server authentication and industry-standard NTLM and Kerberos authentication


Full platform support across Windows, Unix / Linux, HP-UX, Solaris, and AIX


Ensure high availability via application failover and workload balancing without changing application code or costly server configurations


Certified DataDirect quality guarantees both Microsoft SQL Server and application compatibility

Broad Support

One driver supports SQL Server database versions from 7 to the latest, and platforms from Windows, to UNIX / Linux, to mainframe

Migrate Seamlessly

Migrate your application to Unix / Linux, AIX or Solaris while maintaining SQL Server connectivity and Windows authentication integration

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 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/CVSS.

Learning & Support


BCP performance on Sqoop EXPORT to SQL Server from Hadoop

Sumit Sarkar’s tutorial on exporting data out of Hadoop lists steps for boosting throughput using the DataDirect SQL Server JDBC driver and...

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Salesforce External Object Reports: Oracle, SQL Server and More

The two things we are most excited about after Dreamforce are Project Mustang and Salesforce External Objects. Here is why they matter.

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Progress DataDirect SQL Server ODBC Driver for Windows

In this video, we explain how to install the Progress DataDirect SQL Server ODBC Driver for Windows. DataDirect’s ODBC Driver for SQL Server offers a high-performing, secure and reliable connectivity solution for ODBC applications to access SQL Server data. For more information please visit: https://www.progress.com/odbc/microsoft-sql-server

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Progress DataDirect SQL Server ODBC Driver for Linux

In this video, we explain how to install the Progress DataDirect SQL Server ODBC Driver for Linux. DataDirect’s ODBC Driver for SQL Server offers a high-performing, secure and reliable connectivity solution for ODBC applications to access SQL Server data.
Additional information can be found by visiting: https://www.progress.com/odbc/microsoft-sql-server

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Success Story

NetSuite Improves Application Connectivity and Integration with DataDirect

NetSuite needed application data connectivity demanded by existing customers and by the market at large. To solve this problem they leveraged the OpenAccess™ SDK for data connectivity supporting an extensive breadth of standards and implementations.

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Success Story

BOARD embeds Hybrid Connectivity service to access on-premises data sources

A major supplier of business intelligence and corporate performance management software with more than 3,000 customers, BOARD needed a flexible and scalable connectivity solution to meet customer demands for cloud-based deployment options. 

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Query Salesforce from SQL Server using PolyBase

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Connect to Amazon Redshift using ODBC from Python on Linux

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Progress DataDirect + Google BigQuery – Accelerate Your Data Warehousing and BI Initiatives

Increasingly, businesses need a data warehouse environment that can scale while requiring little-to-no additional infrastructure investment. Google BigQuery answers this demand, and our new Google BigQuery connectors enables you to easily connect your apps to this cloud data warehouse. Watch this webinar to see our new connector in action.

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Accelerate Your Cloud Data Warehouse Productivity

Enterprises are increasingly migrating to cloud data warehouses but the value of these cloud data warehouses is ultimately limited by how quickly you can access the data within them. See how Progress DataDirect connectors for cloud data warehouses solve that challenge and provide you with secure data access at the speed of business.

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Connect the Unconnectable: Enabling DevOps Dashboards for Siloed Data

A cross-enterprise view of the DevOps process is key to powering the continuous improvement of the software development lifecycle. In this ebook, you’ll discover how to connect key DevOps tools to your analytics and reporting tools to create a unified DevOps view that addresses four central themes: 

  • Planning and Roadmap
  • Epics, Velocity and Ticketing 
  • Continuous Improvement/Continuous Delivery 
  • Reporting and OKRs 
Work faster, save money and improve project visibility with a unified, cross-enterprise view of your DevOps process.  

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Connect any application to any data source anywhere

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