Connect to Salesforce Chatter Data in DBeaver





Chatter JDBC Driver

コメント、グループ、フィードを含むSalesforce Chatter の統合機能をあらゆるJava アプリケーションに連携する使いやすいインターフェース。

Manage Salesforce Chatter data with visual tools in DBeaver like the query browser.

The CData JDBC Driver for Salesforce Chatter implements JDBC standards that enable third-party tools to interoperate, from wizards in IDEs to business intelligence tools. This article shows how to connect to Salesforce Chatter data with wizards in DBeaver and browse data in the DBeaver GUI.

Create a JDBC Data Source for Salesforce Chatter Data

Follow the steps below to load the driver JAR in DBeaver.

  1. Open the DBeaver application and, in the Databases menu, select the Driver Manager option. Click New to open the Create New Driver form.
  2. In the Driver Name box, enter a user-friendly name for the driver.
  3. To add the .jar, click Add File.
  4. In the create new driver dialog that appears, select the cdata.jdbc.salesforcechatter.jar file, located in the lib subfolder of the installation directory.
  5. Click the Find Class button and select the SalesforceChatterDriver class from the results. This will automatically fill the Class Name field at the top of the form. The class name for the driver is cdata.jdbc.salesforcechatter.SalesforceChatterDriver.
  6. Add jdbc:salesforcechatter: in the URL Template field.

Create a Connection to Salesforce Chatter Data

Follow the steps below to add credentials and other required connection properties.

  1. In the Databases menu, click New Connection.
  2. In the Create new connection wizard that results, select the driver.
  3. On the next page of the wizard, click the driver properties tab.
  4. Enter values for authentication credentials and other properties required to connect to Salesforce Chatter.

    Salesforce Chatter はOAuth 2.0 認証を使用します。OAuth 2.0 でSalesforce Chatter を認証するには、Salesforce Chatter にアプリを登録してOAuthClientId、OAuthClientSecret、CallbackURL を取得する必要があります。

    Below is a typical connection string:


Query Salesforce Chatter Data

You can now query information from the tables exposed by the connection: Right-click a Table and then click Edit Table. The data is available on the Data tab.