Table of Contents:

    Overview

    Progress DataDirect’s ODBC Driver for Flat Files offers a high-performing, secure and reliable connectivity solution for ODBC applications to access Flat Files data. Our ODBC driver can be easily used with all versions of SQL and across all platforms - Unix / Linux, AIX, Solaris, Windows and HP-UX. Enjoy real-time analytics, reporting and business intelligence (BI) capabilities with your favorite tools such as Tableau, Power BI, Qlik, Excel, Cognos, Informatica, SAS, Board, MicroStrategy, SSIS, Oracle OBIEE and more.

    • Get instant SQL connectivity to text files with a single connector
    • Enable data integration with minimal components
    • Retrieve data from compatible files quickly and easily

    Features

    High-Performance

    Easily load large volumes of data with application code or additional tools that slow performance

    Codeless Implementation

    Optimize performance and compatibility with any application without application changes

    Compatibility

    Certified DataDirect quality guarantees database and application compatibility


    Technical Specifications

    Progress DataDirect Connect for ODBC Text Driver
    Version 7.1.6 
    (32- bit drivers are available for all supported databases and platforms unless otherwise noted.)

    ODBC Version Support

    • Compatible with ODBC 3.8 applications

    Format Support

    • ASCII text files

    Operating System Support

    AIX (32-bit)

    • AIX, version 5.3, 6.1, 7.1 and higher

    HP (32-bit)

    • HP-UX PA-RISC, version 11 and higher

    Linux x86 (32-bit for AMD and Intel processors)

    • CentOS Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0 and higher
    • Debian Linux x86, version 7.0, 8.0 and higher
    • Oracle Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0 and higher
    • Red Hat Enterprise Linux x86, version 4.0, 5.0, 6.0, 7.0 and higher
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Linux x86, version 10, 11, 12 and higher
    • Ubuntu Linux x86, version 14.04, 16.04 and higher

    Solaris (32-bit)

    • Solaris on SPARC, version 8 (Solaris 5.8), 9, 10, 11 and higher

    Windows (32-bit)

    • Windows (x86), version 7, 8, 10 and higher
    • Windows Server (x86), version 2003, 2008, 2012, 2016 and higher
    • Windows Vista (x86)
    • Windows XP Professional (x86), SP2 or higher

    Driver/Client Software Requirements

    • No Requirements

    Documentation


    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.


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