Amazon Athena support (ODBC)

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Amazon Athena is currently not officially supported. Connection is possible with generic ODBC driver. Metadata returned depends on driver version and provider.

We have tested and successfully connected to and imported metadata from Amazon Athena with ODBC drivers listed below. It is highly likely it will work with other drivers as well.

Tested ODBC Driver: Simba

We have tested and successfully connected to and imported metadata in following environment:

ODBC version: Simba 1.0.3.1004 64 bit

Supported schema elements and metadata

Dataedo reads following metadata from Amazon Athena databases.

  • Tables
    • Columns
      • Data type with length
      • Nullable
  • Views (displayed as a table)
    • Columns
      • Data type with length
      • Nullable

ODBC Driver

Download Simba ODBC driver

ODBC configuration

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Connect to Amazon Athena

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