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How to Connect a Aster (Teradata) Database to Rapidminer Studio?

by RMStaff on ‎04-07-2017 06:08 PM

Question

How to Connect a Aster Database to Rapidminer Studio?

Note: This article does not cover Teradata DB configuration. For that topic, refer to this link.

Answer

To connect an Aster DB, we need the Aster Dastabase JDBC Driver and define the connection in "Manage Database Connections..." dialog.

Step-by-step guide

  1. From info.teradata.com/download.cfm?ItemID=1006430

We have to get the Aster Database JDBC driver, not the Teradata jdbc driver

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  1. If you are using Rapidminer studio on windows, here is the link for AsterJDBC__indep_indep.xx.xx.xx.xx.zip

http://downloads.teradata.com/download/aster/aster-client-tools-for-windows

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  1. We can try to “Mange Database Drivers” inside rapidminer studio

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  1. Verify if the aster driver is available and create a new DB connection with your DB host server IP address, user name, password

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