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You can create connections to one or more Oracle databases from

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Pre-requisites

Info

NOTE: Dots (.) in the names of Oracle tables or table columns are not supported.


  • If you haven't done so already, you must create and deploy an encryption key file for the 
    D s node
     to be shared by all relational connections. For more information, see Create Encryption Key File
  • If you are connecting to the Oracle database using SSL, additional configuration is required. See Configure Data Service.

Configure

To create this connection:

  • In the Import Data page, click the Plus sign. Then, select the Relational tab. Click the Oracle card. 
  • You can also create connections through the Connections page. See Connections Page.

For additional details on creating an Oracle connection, see Enable Relational Connections.

This connection can also be created using the API. 

Modify the following properties as needed:

PropertyDescription
Host
Enter your hostname. Example:

 

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testsql.database.windows.net
PortSet this value to 1521.
Connect String options

Please insert any connection options as a string here.

Enable SSL

Select the option if the connection should use SSL.

Info

NOTE: Additional configuration is required. See Configure Data Service.


Service NameEnter the name of the Oracle service.
User Name(basic credential type only) Username to use to connect to the database.
Password(basic credential type only) Password associated with the above username.
Test ConnectionAfter you have defined the connection credentials type, credentials, and connection string, you can validate those credentials.
Connection NameDisplay name of the connection
Connection DescriptionDescription of the connection, which appears in the application.

Use

For more information, see Database Browser.

Data Conversion

For more information on how values are converted during input and output with this database, see Oracle Data Type Conversions.