Powerful SequeLink ODBC driver

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    Progress DataDirect’s ODBC Driver for SequeLink offers a high-performing, secure and reliable connectivity solution for ODBC applications to access SequeLink 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 full ODBC platform coverage for any existing JDBC or ODBC database
    • Compatible with applications such as OBIEE, Cognos, SAS, or Business Objects
    • Reliable connectivity backed by TSANet multi-vendor support


    Flexible Deployment

    Supports 2-tier and n-tier configurations

    BI Compatibility

    Get full platform ODBC support to the latest open source projects that only offer JDBC drivers using our ODBC-JDBC bridge

    Broad Coverage

    Unlimited ODBC connectivity to an existing ODBC or JDBC data source


    Supports SSL data encryption, Kerberos authentication, and LDAP

    Easy to Use

    Get enhanced ODBC connectivity out-of-the-box without having to write code

    Technical Specifications

    Progress DataDirect SequeLink Client for ODBC
    Version 6.0
    (The 32- and 64-bit drivers are available for all supported databases and platforms unless otherwise noted.)

    System Requirements

    Windows Client 32-bit platforms

    • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC), version 2.7 Service Pack 1 or higher

    Windows 64-bit platforms

    • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC), version 2.8 (64-bit) or higher


    • No product-specific requirements

    Requirements for Installing SequeLink Client for ODBC and IP SDK on Windows Platforms

    • Minimum of 100 MB of free disk space
    • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC), version 2.7 Service Pack 1 or higher
    • MMC 2.0 or higher

    Requirements for Installing SequeLink Client for ODBC and IP SDK on UNIX Platforms

    • Korn shell. This requirement applies to Linux, which by default is not shipped with a Korn shell

    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

    Related Resources


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    Check out this article by IBM on configuring connectivity to Microsoft Excel from Information Server on Unix using our SequeLink ODBC Client


    How to load data from Excel using ODI 12.2.1 and Progress DataDirect SequeLink

    There is often a need to read data from Excel spreadsheets and integrate it with different target technologies in Data Integration projects


    Install the JDBC Server and Configure the client of your choice

    This book is your guide to installing DataDirect SequeLink® 6.0 JDBC Server. Read on to find out more about your SequeLink environment and how you can configure the client of your choice - ODBC, JDBC, ADO.NET or OLE-DB.

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