Intermediate software layer that manages interaction between a database or operating system and an application. Application servers are examples of middleware.
Connecting to Third-Party Tools
Vertica supports industry-standard drivers, such as ODBC and JDBC, for connecting client applications to Vertica.
Vertica client software, including the drivers, is available for download on the Client Drivers page. Instructions for installing the client software are provided in the Vertica documentation.
Vertica drivers are forward compatible. Later versions of Vertica can still support clients that use earlier versions of the drivers. For more information, see Client Driver and Server Version Compatibility in the Vertica documentation.
Resources for Technology Partners
Documentation, videos, and other information about products that integrate with Vertica are posted in the Big Data and Analytics Community.
Resources include the following:
Connection guides provide basic instructions for connecting a specific version of a third party tool to a specific version of Vertica. To find a connection guide, search for the name of the vendor in the Vertica Knowledge Base.
Tips and Techniques documents
These documents provide information for tuning and optimizing the connection between a specific version of a third party tool and a specific version of Vertica.
To find a tips and techniques document, search for the vendor name in the Vertica Knowledge Base.
QuickStart examples are sample applications created using a third party product connected to a Vertica database. QuickStarts may be sample BI dashboards or sample ETL or IoT applications.
QuickStarts are posted for download on the Vertica Marketplace under the QuickStart Examples category. Deployment instructions and a short video are included with each QuickStart app. The QuickStart deployment documents are also posted in the. The QuickStart videos are also posted on the HPE Developer YouTube channel.
NOTE: You will find a list of all the documentation for third party tools on the Technology Partner Integrations page on my.vertica.com. The list is ordered alphabetically by vendor name.
For a quick look at some of the Vertica technology partners, see the Partners
page on the Vertica Marketplace.
To learn more about how Vertica works with Third-Party Tools, read our documents in the Vertica Knowledge Base.