DB2 Integration Guides and Tutorials

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DB2 Connectivity Solutions


A list of guides and tutorials for connecting to and working with live DB2 data.

CData Software connectivity tools provide access to live DB2 data from popular BI, analytics, ETL, and custom applications, offering our customers access to their data wherever they want. Below you will find a list of guides and tutorials for integrating with live DB2 data.

Integration Use-Cases

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Business Intelligence & Analytics


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Amazon QuickSightConnect ServerBuild Interactive Dashboards from DB2 in Amazon QuickSight
Aqua Data StudioJDBCConnect to DB2 in Aqua Data Studio
BirstJDBCBuild Visualizations of DB2 in Birst
BIRTJDBCDesign BIRT Reports on DB2
Clear AnalyticsODBCBuild Charts with DB2 in Clear Analytics
DBxtraODBCBuild Dashboards with DB2 in DBxtra
DomoODBCCreate Datasets from DB2 in Domo Workbench
Dundas BIODBCBuild Dashboards with DB2 in Dundas BI
FineReportJDBCFeed DB2 into FineReport
Google SheetsConnect ServerAccess Live DB2 in Google Sheets
IBM Cognos BIODBCCreate Data Visualizations in Cognos BI with DB2
Infragistics RevealConnect ServerAnalyze DB2 Data in Infragistics Reval
JasperServerJDBCCreate DB2 Reports on JasperReports Server
Jaspersoft BI SuiteJDBCConnect to DB2 in Jaspersoft Studio
JReport DesignerJDBCIntegrate with DB2 in JReport Designer
KlipfolioConnect ServerCreate DB2-Connected Visualizations in Klipfolio
KNIMEJDBCEnable the DB2 JDBC Driver in KNIME
LINQPadADO.NETWorking with DB2 in LINQPad
Looker StudioConnect ServerCreate Reports from DB2 in Looker Studio
MetabaseConnect ServerCreate Interactive DB2-Connected Metabase Dashboards
Microsoft ExcelExcelExcel Spreadsheet Automation with the QUERY Formula
Microsoft SSASADO.NETBuild an OLAP Cube in SSAS from DB2
MicroStrategyConnect ServerConnect to Live DB2 in MicroStrategy through Connect Server
MicroStrategyJDBCUse the CData JDBC Driver for DB2 in MicroStrategy
OBIEEJDBCDB2 Reporting in OBIEE with the DB2 JDBC Driver
pandasPythonUse pandas to Visualize DB2 in Python
Pentaho Report DesignerJDBCIntegrate DB2 in the Pentaho Report Designer
Power BI DesktopPower BIAuthor Power BI Reports on Real-Time DB2
Power BI OnlineConnect ServerVisualize Live DB2 in the Power BI Service
QlikViewODBCConnect to and Query DB2 in QlikView over ODBC
RJDBCAnalyze DB2 in R
RapidMinerJDBCConnect to DB2 in RapidMiner
SAP Analytics CloudConnect ServerAnalyze DB2 in SAP Analytics Cloud
SAP Business ObjectsJDBCCreate an SAP BusinessObjects Universe on the CData JDBC Driver for DB2
SAP Crystal ReportsJDBCPublish Reports with DB2 in Crystal Reports
SASODBCUse the CData ODBC Driver for DB2 in SAS for Real-Time Reporting and Analytics
SisenseJDBCVisualize Live DB2 in Sisense
Spago BIJDBCConnect to DB2 in SpagoBI
Tableau OnlineConnect ServerBuild DB2 Visualizations in Tableau Online
Tableau ServerTableauPublish DB2-Connected Dashboards in Tableau Server
TableauTableauVisualize DB2 in Tableau Desktop
TIBCO Spotfire ServerJDBCOperational Reporting on DB2 from Spotfire Server
TIBCO SpotfireADO.NETVisualize DB2 in TIBCO Spotfire through ADO.NET
VisioODBCLink Visio Shapes to DB2

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ETL & Replication


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
Amazon RedshiftCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Amazon Redshift
Amazon S3CData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Amazon S3
Apache CamelJDBCIntegrate with DB2 using Apache Camel
Apache NiFiJDBCBridge DB2 Connectivity with Apache NiFi
BIMLSSISUse Biml to Build SSIS Tasks to Replicate DB2 to SQL Server
CloverDXJDBCConnect to DB2 in CloverDX (formerly CloverETL)
DatabricksCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Databricks
FoxProODBCWork with DB2 in FoxPro
Google BigQueryCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Google BigQuery
Google Cloud SQLCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Google Cloud SQL
Google Data FusionJDBCBuild DB2-Connected ETL Processes in Google Data Fusion
HULFT IntegrateJDBCConnect to DB2 in HULFT Integrate
Informatica CloudJDBCIntegrate DB2 in Your Informatica Cloud Instance
Informatica PowerCenterJDBCCreate Informatica Mappings From/To a JDBC Data Source for DB2
Jaspersoft ETLJDBCConnect to DB2 in Jaspersoft Studio
Microsoft ExcelExcelTransfer Data from Excel to DB2
Microsoft Power AutomateConnect ServerBuild DB2-Connected Automated Tasks with Power Automate (Desktop)
Oracle Data IntegratorJDBCETL DB2 in Oracle Data Integrator
Replicate to CSVPowerShellReplicate DB2 to MySQL with PowerShell
SingleStoreCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to SingleStore
SnapLogicJDBCIntegrate DB2 with External Services using SnapLogic
SnowflakeCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to Snowflake
SQL Server Linked ServerConnect ServerConnect to DB2 as a SQL Server Linked Server
TalendJDBCConnect to DB2 and Transfer Data in Talend
UiPath StudioODBCCreate an RPA Flow that Connects to DB2 in UiPath Studio
VerticaCData SyncAutomated Continuous DB2 Replication to a Vertica Database

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Software Development


ProductTechnologyArticle Title
.NET ChartsADO.NETDataBind Charts to DB2
.NET QueryBuilderODBCRapidly Develop DB2-Driven Apps with Active Query Builder
Apache SparkJDBCWork with DB2 in Apache Spark Using SQL
AppSheetConnect ServerCreate DB2-Connected Business Apps in AppSheet
ColdFusionJDBCQuery DB2 in ColdFusion
DashPythonUse Dash & Python to Build Web Apps on DB2
DevExpressADO.NETDataBind DB2 to the DevExpress Data Grid
EF - Code FirstADO.NETAccess DB2 with Entity Framework 6
EF - LINQADO.NETLINQ to DB2
EF - MVCADO.NETBuild MVC Applications with Connectivity to DB2
Filemaker ProJDBCBidirectional Access to DB2 from FileMaker Pro
GoODBCWrite a Simple Go Application to work with DB2 on Linux
Google Apps ScriptConnect ServerConnect to DB2 in Google Apps Script
HibernateJDBCObject-Relational Mapping (ORM) with DB2 Entities in Java
IntelliJJDBCConnect to DB2 in IntelliJ
JBossJDBCConnect to DB2 from a Connection Pool in JBoss
JDBIJDBCCreate a Data Access Object for DB2 using JDBI
JRubyJDBCConnect to DB2 in JRuby
Microsoft Power AppsConnect ServerIntegrate Live DB2 into Custom Business Apps Built in Power Apps
NodeJSConnect ServerQuery DB2 in Node.js (via Connect Server)
NodeJSJDBCQuery DB2 through ODBC in Node.js
PHPODBCNatively Connect to DB2 in PHP
PowerBuilderADO.NETConnect to DB2 from PowerBuilder
PowerShellPowerShellPipe DB2 to CSV in PowerShell
PyCharmODBCUsing the CData ODBC Driver for DB2 in PyCharm
PythonODBCConnect to DB2 in Python on Linux/UNIX
RubyODBCConnect to DB2 in Ruby
RunMyProcessConnect ServerConnect to DB2 in RunMyProcess
ServoyJDBCBuild DB2-Connected Apps in Servoy
SQLAlchemyPythonUse SQLAlchemy ORMs to Access DB2 in Python
TomcatJDBCConfigure the CData JDBC Driver for DB2 in a Connection Pool in Tomcat
UnqorkConnect ServerCreate DB2-Connected Applications in Unqork
VCL App (RAD Studio)FireDACBuild a Simple VCL Application for DB2
WebLogicJDBCConnect to DB2 from a Connection Pool in WebLogic

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Data Management



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Workflow Automation



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