Simba ODBC Driver for Apache Spark™ (Linux)

The Simba ODBC Driver for Spark provides Linux users access to the information stored in DataStax Enterprise clusters with a running Spark SQL Thrift Server. The driver is compliant with the latest ODBC 3.52 specification and automatically translates any SQL-92 query into Spark SQL.

Your DSE license includes a license to use the Simba drivers.


To use the Simba ODBC Driver for Spark you must have:


  1. Download the appropriate Simba ODBC Driver for Apache Spark (Linux 32- or 64-bit) from the Download DataStax page.

  2. Expand the downloaded file into a suitable location.

    mkdir simba-odbc
    $ cd simba-odbc
    $ tar xvf version.tar.gz
  3. Refer to Installing Simba JDBC Driver for Apache Spark for detailed usage and configuration information.

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