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Oracle (optimized) connection

Oracle (optimized) connection

To access your data with the Oracle (optimized) connection, create a connection asset for it. This connection works with the DataStage Oracle (optimized) connector, which has exclusive features for DataStage.

Oracle is a multi-model database management system.

Supported versions

  • Oracle 23c
  • Oracle 21c
  • Oracle 19c
  • Oracle 18c
  • Oracle 12.2.0 and 12.1.0
  • Oracle 11.2.0

Create a connection to Oracle with the Oracle (optimized) connection

To create the connection asset, you need these connection details:

  • Hostname or IP address
  • Port number
  • Service name or Database (SID)


  • Username and password

Choose the method for creating a connection based on where you are in the platform

In a project
Click Assets > New asset > Data access tools > Connection. See Adding a connection to a project.
In a deployment space
Click Add to space > Connection. See Adding connections to a deployment space.
In the Platform assets catalog
Click New connection. See Adding platform connections.

Next step: Add data assets from the connection

Where you can use this connection

You can use the Oracle (optimized) connection in the following workspaces and tools:



  • Platform assets catalog

Oracle setup

Oracle installation

Running SQL statements

To ensure that your SQL statements run correctly, refer to the Oracle Supported SQL Syntax and Functions for the correct syntax.

Learn more

Oracle product documentation

Related connections:

Parent topic: Supported connections

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