Powerful Connectivity to MySQL


Ensure high availability with built-in application failover


Superior performance through fast-to-the-wire MySQL access


Guaranteed reliability with true standards compliance and comprehensive quality testing


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Protect data in motion with complete OpenSSL support with full update compliance


Easily load large volumes of data without application code or additional tools that slow performance


Ensure high-availability via application failover and workload balancing without requiring changes to application code or costly server configurations


Certified DataDirect quality guarantees both MySQL and application compatibility

Broad Coverage

Broad application support providing JOINs and aggregate operations done natively via Full ANSI SQL 92 support

Codeless Implementation

Optimize performance and compatibility without application changes

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


JDBC-ODBC Bridge Replacement Yields 310% Performance Boost

Performance tests reveal that the Progress DataDirect Sequelink JDBC-ODBC adapter is up to 310% faster than the Sun JDBC-ODBC bridge.

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DataDirect MySQL ODBC Performance with MemSQL

Our experiment shows that the DataDirect® MySQL driver is ~37% faster than the native MySQL driver when used with MemSQL and Tableau. But don’t take our word for it, take a look at the data.

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Progress DataDirect: Powering the World's Data

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Success Story


Improved understanding of how to serve the needs and desires of patrons with Progress® DataDirect Connect® for ODBC —for near-immediate visibility into Windows-based data stores from a UNIX-based data warehouse platform.

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Success Story

The Resource Network

The Resource Network, which helps organizations develop business initiatives, needed to tie together diverse data from multiple on-premise or cloud-based applications. Leveraging DataDirect OpenAccess for Salesforce, any ODBC-compliant application was enabled to access data sources at Salesforce.com in real time using SQL as the language.

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MySQL Examples

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Connect to Amazon Redshift using ODBC from Python on Linux

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Empower IT Efficiency with Easy Connectivity to Back Office Systems

Every company maintains a back office. However, pulling the data out of back office applications for cross-system reporting can be difficult. In this webinar, see how our back office connectors help you get the data you need without burdening IT. 

Join us for a 30-min walk-through to learn how you can help your customers:

  • Connect back office apps to a unified BI dashboard without maintaining API connections
  • Get a complete view of back office systems without custom development
  • Monitor data in real-time to spot themes and trends as they emerge

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DevOps Dilemmas: Best Practices for Business Leaders

Join us for an inside look at the challenges businesses face when DevOps data is divided across multiple systems. Our expert panel will discuss how they overcome this “DevOps dilemma” here at Progress—and the steps you can take to overcome it too

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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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2020 Progress Data Connectivity Report

The culmination of several different technology trends has triggered a massive upheaval in organizational data strategy. The 2020 Progress Data Connectivity report illuminates how businesses worldwide are responding to this ever-evolving technology landscape to connect with the data they need.

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