DataHub supports SQL Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, and MySQL databases. For complex database scenarios, DataHub allows you to supply the connection string with the applicable options and format necessary for your database environment. However, these connection strings can be modified with additional platform parameters and values. See below for examples
If connectivity to the database cannot be made with default database configuration options, it may be necessary to utilize the connection string to specify the correct parameters.
- As an example, it is a common enterprise practice to change the default SQL Server port from 1433 to another port; therefore, requiring the use of a connection string