Configuring the connection to the database

MySQL validation

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Data Quality and Preparation > Third-party systems > Data Quality components > Validation components > MySQL validation components
Data Governance > Third-party systems > Data Quality components > Validation components > MySQL validation components
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About this task

To configure the connection to the MySQL database of interest, proceed as follows:

Procedure

  1. Double-click tMysqlConnection to open its Component view.
  2. In the DB version field, select the version of your MySQL database. It is Mysql 5 in this example.
  3. In the Host field, type in the server IP address of the database to which you want to connect, localhost in this example.
  4. In the Port field, type in the port number of the database to which you want to connect, 3306 in this example.
  5. In the Database field, enter the name of the database in which you need to check the customer table, crm in this example.
  6. In the Username and the Password fields, enter the authentication information to connect to the database of interest.