DataDirect Connectors Powerful ODBC Connectivity to ​Oracle Database


Handle high volume and velocity easily with superior features and tools


Gain value and time from failover features that ensure data integrity and reliability


Remove dependancy on vendor client libraries and vendor clients




Relentlessly protecting you from vulnerabilities such as Heartbleed, Poodle, and more to reduce business risk


Up to 4X performance improvement delivers improved response times, faster reporting, and higher levels of transaction processing
Version Agnostic

Version Agnostic

One Progress DataDirect driver supports simultaneous connections to many versions of Oracle, including Oracle 8, Oracle 9, Oracle 10, Oracle 11, and Oracle 12


Certified by us and deployed in thousands of production instances worldwide, we support most popular business applications including Tableau, Informatica, Cognos, Business Objects, and more

Broad Coverage

Available on every major platform, including Windows 10, Linux, Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, and more
Code Configuration

Codeless Confirguration

Optimize performance and compatibility without application changes

Technical Specs

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

Database Support

  • Oracle 12c R1 (12.1) and higher
  • Oracle 11g R1 (11.1) and higher
  • Oracle 10g R1 (10.1) and higher
  • Oracle 9i R1 (9.0.1) and higher
  • Oracle 8i R3 (8.1.7) and higher

Operating System Support

AIX (32- and 64-bit)

  • AIX, version 5.3 and higher


  • 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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Top 10 Reasons You Need High-Performance Data Connectivity

Data connectivity is a critical but often overlooked component of the IT infrastructure. These components have dramatic effects on application performance, reliability and portability. Learn about the top 10 reasons why high-performance data connectivity is critical for your business.

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​Oracle Database Connectors are Part of Progress Data Connectivity & Integration Solutions


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Connect any data source to any application


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