Simba ODBC Driver for Apache Spark

The Simba ODBC Driver for Spark allows you to connect to AlwaysOn SQL.

The Simba ODBC Driver for Spark provides users access to DataStax Enterprise (DSE) clusters with a running AlwaysOn SQL. 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:

Linux

  1. Download the Simba ODBC Driver for Apache Spark (Linux 32- or 64-bit) from the DataStax Drivers Download page.
  2. Expand the downloaded file:
    mkdir simba-odbc && 
    cd simba-odbc && 
    tar xvf version.tar.gz
  3. For more details, see the Simba ODBC configuration documentation.

Windows

  1. Download the Simba ODBC Driver for Apache Spark (Windows 32- or 64-bit) from the DataStax Drivers Download page.
  2. Double-click the downloaded installer and follow the installation wizard.
  3. For more details, see the Simba ODBC configuration documentation.