Last Modified Date: 14 Mar 2017
- Tableau Desktop
- DataStax Enterprise
- Cassandra ODBC driver
Option 1: Connect using the supported driver
If you are using DataStax Enterprise 5.0 or later, connect using the SparkSQL connector and SparkSQL driver. Like Hive, Spark may need to be separately configured on the DataStax Enterprise cluster.
Please refer to DataStax documentation and support for assistance configuring Hive or Spark for your cluster.
Option 2: Connect using Cassandra and Other Databases (ODBC) connection
Warning: Although it may be possible to connect to DataStax using the Cassandra driver and the Other Databases (ODBC) data connection, success often varies and full compatibility with Tableau features cannot be guaranteed. Refer to the following resources for additional information about the capabilities and limitations of connecting to unsupported data sources via the general-purpose ODBC: