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MS SQL Server Connector Documentation

User Persona: Paxata Admin - Data Source Admin

*Note: This document covers all configuration fields available during Connector setup. Some fields may have already been filled out by your Admin at an earlier step of configuration and may not be visible to you. For more information on Paxata’s Connector Framework, please see here.

Also: Your Admin may have named this Connector something else in the list of Data Sources.

Configuring Paxata

The ability to connect to Microsoft SQL Server is part of the Paxata JDBC Connector. This article will provide some additional details specific to setting up a connection to Microsoft SQL Server that, along with the main JDBC article, will enable you to configure the connection properly.

Example JDBC URI:


Technical Specs

Driver Specs

  • Microsoft SQL Database driver name & version: 
    • Driver Classname: com.microsoft.sqlserver.jdbc.SQLServerDriver
    • Version: 7.4
  • Supported Microsoft SQL Database versions: 
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2019
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2017
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2016
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2014
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2012

Driver Documentation