Autonomous REST API

Progress DataDirect Autonomous REST Connector for ODBC

An asterisk (*) indicates support that was added in a hotfix or software patch subsequent to a release.

Version 8.0.0 

  • The driver has been enhanced to support OAuth 2.0 authentication.*
  • The driver supports SQL read-only access to REST API endpoints that return JSON payloads. 
  • The driver supports all ODBC Core and Level 1 functions and some Level 1 and Level 2 features. 
  • The driver supports standard JSON data types and additional data types through data type inference. 
  • The driver supports using internal memory or a configurable REST file to define REST responses and relational mapping.
  • The driver heuristically maps data types, eliminating the need to define native data types in most scenarios.
  • The driver supports basic, HTTP-header based, URL-Parameter based and no authentication.
  • The driver supports the handling of large result sets with configurable paging and the Fetch Size connection option. 
  • The driver includes a new Tableau data source file (Windows only) that provides improved functionality when accessing your data with Tableau.
Changed Behavior
  • The following Windows platforms have reached the end of their product lifecycle and are no longer supported by the driver*:
    • Windows 8.0 (versions 8.1 and higher are still supported)
    • Windows Vista (all versions)
    • Windows XP (all versions)
    • Windows Server 2003 (all versions)


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