DataDirect Connectors Powerful ODBC Connectivity to Microsoft SQL Azure

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Economical

Bulk data movement increases performance without increasing costs

Versatile

Decrease maintenance and upgrade costs with one connector for all versions of SQL

Reliable

Get high availability via failover and workload balancing

Features

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Secure

Protect data in motion with full support for OpenSSL and update compliance
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Fast

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

Ensures high availability via application failover and workload balancing without changing application code
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Compatible

Certified DataDirect quality guarantees Microsoft SQL Azure and application compatibility
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Broad Coverage

Full functionality across supported  Windows and non-Windows platforms.
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Codeless Implementation

Optimize performance and compatibility with any application without application changes

Technical Specs

Progress DataDirect Connect and Connect64 for ODBC SQL Server Wire Protocol Driver
Version 7.1.6
(32- and 64-bit drivers are available for all supported databases and platforms unless otherwise noted.)

ODBC Version Support

  • Compatible with ODBC 3.8 applications

Database Support

  • Microsoft Windows Azure SQL Database Version 11.0 and higher

Operating System Support

AIX (32- and 64-bit)

  • AIX, version 5.3 and higher

HP

  • HP-UX IPF, 11i version 2.0 (B.11.23) and higher
  • HP-UX PA-RISC (32-bit only), version 11 and higher

Linux x86 (32- and 64-bit for AMD and Intel processors. 64-bit for Itanium II.)

  • CentOS Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • Oracle Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux x86, version 4.0 and higher
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Linux x86, version 10 and higher

Linux on System Z (64-bit only)

  • CentOS Linux x64, version 4.0 and higher
  • Oracle Linux x64, version 4.0 and higher
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux x64, version 4.0 and higher
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Linux x64, version 10 and higher

Solaris (32- and 64-bit)

  • Solaris x86 version 10 (Solaris 5.10) and higher
  • Solaris on SPARC, version 8 (Solaris 5.8) and higher

Windows (32- and 64-bit)

  • Windows (x86), version 7 and higher
  • Windows Server (x86), version 2003 and higher
  • Windows Vista (x86)
  • Windows XP Professional (x86), SP2 or higher

Driver/Client Software Requirements

  • No Requirements

Learning & Support

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PAPER

ODBC Connectivity between SQL Server and IBM COGNOS

IBM recommends Progress® DataDirect® Connect for ODBC drivers for connecting IBM Cognos BI Server to data located in Microsoft SQL Server.

Download the whitepaper

Partnerships

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

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