supports the following types of connections. Use the links below to create new connections. 

Create Connection

  1. Click Connections in the left nav bar. 
  2. In the Connections page, click Create.


Search: Enter a search string in the search bar to locate connections of interest. 

Tip: Search scans the selected category. For broadest search results, select the All types tab.

Early Preview: Early Preview connections are read-only connection types that get you connected to your data, so that you can begin exploring and transforming as soon as possible. For more information, see Early Preview Connection Types.I'm interested: Click I'm interested to upvote adding the connection type to the . Help chart the future direction of connectivity! 

For more information, see Create Connection Window.

Connection Categories

In the Create Connection window, connections are organized according to the following categories.


Connect to data storage for your web-based applications.


These connections enable you to access data in your CRM or ERP systems.


These connections pertain to relational database sources.

NOTE: Unless otherwise noted, authentication to a relational connection requires basic authentication (username/password) credentials.

If you are connecting to any relational source of data, such as Redshift or Oracle, you must add the to your whitelist for those resources. For more information, see Getting Started with Trifacta Wrangler Pro .

Tip: Click the Amazon RDS version of a connection type to create a connection to your Amazon RDS instance of the selected database.

Tip: Click the Cloud SQL version of a connection type to create a connection to your Cloud SQL instance of the selected database.


You can create connections to the listed file-based datastores or to REST API-based storage.


You can create connections to the datastores for popular marketing solutions.

Connections to Base Storage Layer

Connections of these type are automatically created for you.

Amazon S3 (layer)

This connection type refers to using S3 as the base storage layer.

Supported Versions: n/a

Create New Connection: n/a

Default Connections

These connections are automatically enabled and configured with the product.


Enable: Automatically enabled.

Create New Connection: n/a