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Connect Any Data Source to Any Application

Progress ® DataDirect ® offers unique data connectivity solutions for enterprises needing to better integrate data across Relational, Big Data and Cloud databases. Get high-performing ODBC, JDBC, ADO.NET and OData connectivity for any data source on any platform. Eight of the top nine BI vendors and five of the top six data integration tools partner with us for a reason.

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Build Your Own Driver

Build an API bridge using:


Build a custom driver using:

OpenAccess SDK

Seamlessly, codelessly connect REST API data sources to your preferred BI applications:

Autonomous REST Connector
Use Any Interface

Hybrid Connectivity Service

Our hybrid connectivity service helps you access both cloud data as well as on-premises data behind the firewall through the interface of your choice—ODBC, JDBC or OData. Run your own firewall-friendly hybrid connectivity solution using Hybrid Data Pipeline.

Why Choose DataDirect?


Gain application improvements with the most complete suite of performance features on the market


Reduce development costs and hardware requirements with scalable, flexible resource utilization features


Unleash your application roadmap with the largest variety of data sources and interoperability features


Trust your data is in good hands with a founding member of the ODBC standard, and contributor to many standards organizations―such as JDBC, J2EE and OData


Leverage new data access methods and technologies to power your business

Unmatched Service

Get 24/7 award-winning support and partnership via our global support centers

“Progress DataDirect is ranked third in market share for Worldwide Data Access Infrastructure Software.”

We are the only vendor-neutral provider of standards-based data access infrastructure to be included in the ranking.


Source: IDC, Worldwide Data Integration and Integrity Software Market Shares, 2015: Year of Big Data and Emergence
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Data Connectivity Solutions

Over 10,000 global enterprises in 160+ countries use DataDirect, including 96 of the Fortune 100 and over 350 ISVs worldwide

Featured Solutions

Learning & Support

Top 10 Reasons to Buy High-Performance Connectivity

The innovation of MongoDB and NoSQL created a major disruption in the SQL-based BI ecosystem. In this 2-minute video learn how Tibco Jaspersoft solved the problem using Progress DataDirect's MongoDB drivers.

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Progress Makes DBTA 100 for 6th Straight Year

Data is vital to success in the modern business landscape. At Progress, we’re continuously innovating to help you stay on top of your data needs.

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What ISVs Don’t Have to Do When They Buy DataDirect

The innovation of MongoDB and NoSQL created a major disruption in the SQL-based BI ecosystem. In this 2-minute video learn how Tibco Jaspersoft solved the problem using Progress DataDirect's MongoDB drivers.


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Customer Success Stories


Automated labor-intensive manual procedures involving numerous personnel and provided direct, high-performance connectivity to SQL Server from a UNIX-based Oracle database, based on Progress® DataDirect for Oracle.

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Using the Progress DataDirect OpenAccess SDK, VoltDB reduced its time to market by 50% versus using other solutions, developing a prototype in one month and releasing its new driver in just three months.

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Global leader in enterprise software for the construction industry needs to share Progress OpenEdge application data with third party BI tools. COINS leveraged OpenAccess to build a semantic layer on top of.

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United Kingdom’s Export Credits Guarantee Department (ECGD) needed to complete end-of-day batch processes but were exceeding. the overnight window allowed for it. Native ODBC drivers lacked the performance to process.

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We are the undisputed worldwide leader in data connectivity with amazing partners, including 350+ leading ISVs distributing our technology.