DataDirect Connectors Powerful JDBC Connectivity to Apache Cassandra


Maximize Cassandra performance through optimized joins across tables

Support Standard SQL or native CQL

Support for executing native CQL via the latest {native} escape syntax


Optimized for fast performance with no latency by using the Cassandra binary protocol




Protect data in motion with full support for the latest OpenSSL and Kerberos

Easy to Use

Driver automatically supports normalization to 1 level deep for Cassandra collection data types (list, set, map)


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 without application changes


Supports UDTs, tuples and other complex types

Technical Specs

Progress DataDirect for JDBC for Apache Cassandra Driver
Version 6.0.0

Supported Versions

  • DataStax Enterprise 4.6 and higher
  • Apache Cassandra 2.0 and higher

Platform Support

  • 32- and 64-bit platforms

Software Requirements

  • Java SE 6 or higher

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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