DataDirect Connectors Connect to Microsoft SQL Server Applications with OData

OData - REST API Standard

Get guaranteed reliability with comprehensive quality testing and true compliance to OData - the standard for RESTful APIs


Quickly connect to and easily implement OData connectivity from any application


Get real-time data movement to your cloud application with Microsoft SQL Server




Leverage the latest OpenSSL to protect data in motion and ensure full compliance when updates are made


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 changing application code


Certified DataDirect quality guarantees Microsoft SQL Server and application compatibility

Broad Coverage

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

Codeless Implementation

Optimize performance and compatibility with any application without application changes

Technical Specs

Progress DataDirect Cloud

Interface Support

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2000 and higher
  • OData 2.0 (read/write)
  • Certified & tested with Salesforce lightning connect, Oracle Service Cloud

Platform Support

  • Microsoft Windows, Linux, HP-UX, AIX, Solaris and more

Operating System Support

  • Supports both 32-bit and 64-bit applications

SQL Version

  • ANSI SQL-92 compliant

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

Learning & Support

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SQL Server OData Access Using DataDirect Cloud


Provide OData Access to SQL Server Data using DataDirect Cloud

OData is the standard for REST / SOAP APIs. DataDirect Cloud provides simple, secure access to cloud and on-premises data sources for your business intelligence tools and other applications. This video shows you how to create data source definitions for both an on-premise and a cloud-based Microsoft SQL Server and how to use SQL Testing to run queries.

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Access SQL Server behind the firewall using our On-Premise Connector

DataDirect Cloud comes with an on-premise connector that allows your Cloud/SaaS applications to access data behind the firewall without having to change the network configurations, or setting up VPNs or changing firewalls. This video shows you how to use our On-Premise connector to connect to a SQL Server behind the firewall.

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Solution Page

Learn What DataDirect can do for your SQL Server Shops

Progress DataDirect is the trusted name in data connectivity for Microsoft SQL Server Ecosystems. Learn how to securely bind your sql server to SaaS, Relational, NoSQL and Big Data Sources using our certified ODBC, JDBC and ADO.NET Drivers and the OData API.

SQL Server Solutions



Microsoft SQL Server Connectors are Part of Progress Data Connectivity & Integration Solutions


DataDirect Connectors

Connect any data source to any application


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