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Connection Tools

InterSystems provides a number of tools packages for external connections to and interaction with InterSystems IRIS® Data Platform. These tools allow you to connect from applications written in:

To learn how to connect to InterSystems IRIS from Python, Java, .NET, and C++ applications using the DB-API, JDBC, ADO.NET, and ODBC drivers described here, see Connecting Your Application to InterSystems IRIS.

You can get the packages listed below from one of the following sources:

  • The InterSystems IRIS Drivers page.

  • Their respective subdirectories under the InterSystems IRIS installation directory, as listed. (These are shown as Windows pathnames, but the location is the same on other platforms.)

  • The WRC download page. (The Name, OS, and other filters are helpful in finding the package you want.)

Python

Package: intersystems_irispython-version-py3-none-any.whl

Installed location: install-dir\dev\python

Includes:

  • DB-API driver interface — Connecting to InterSystems IRIS from Python applications.

  • Python Native SDK — Direct access to InterSystems IRIS objects, globals, ObjectScript from Python applications.

To learn more about this package, start with Native SDK for Python and Python DB-API Support.

Java

Package: intersystems-jdbc-version.jar

Installed location: install-dir\dev\java\lib\version

Includes:

  • JDBC driver — Connecting to InterSystems IRIS from Java applications.

  • Java Native SDK — Direct access to InterSystems IRIS objects, globals, ObjectScript from Java applications.

Package: intersystems-xep-version.jar

Installed location: install-dir\dev\java\lib\version

Includes:

  • XEP API for Java — High-speed access to InterSystems IRIS objects from Java applications.

To learn more about these packages, start with the Java page.

.NET

Package: InterSystems.Data.IRISClient.dll

Installed location: install-dir\dev\dotnet\bin\netversion

Includes:

  • ADO.NET Managed Provider — Connecting to InterSystems IRIS from .NET applications.

  • .NET Native SDK — Direct access to InterSystems IRIS objects, globals, ObjectScript from .NET applications.

Package: InterSystems.Data.XEP.dll

Installed location: install-dir\dev\dotnet\bin\netversion

Includes:

  • XEP API for .NET — High-speed access to InterSystems IRIS objects from .NET applications.

To learn more about these packages, start with the .NET page.

C++

Package: ODBC-version-platform.{tar.gz,zip}

Installed location: install-dir\odbc

Includes:

  • ODBC driver — Connecting to InterSystems IRIS from C++ applications.

To learn more about this package, start with the ODBC page.

Node.js

NodeJS-version-platform.{tar.gz,zip}

Installed location: install-dir\dev\nodejs\intersystems-iris-native

Includes:

  • Node.js client — Direct access to InterSystems IRIS globals from Node.js applications.

To learn more about this package, start with Native SDK for Node.js.

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