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This is documentation for Caché & Ensemble.

For information on converting to InterSystems IRIS, see the InterSystems IRIS Adoption Guide and the InterSystems IRIS In-Place Conversion Guide, both available on the WRC Distributions page (login required).

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About This Book

This book describes how to use InterSystems ODBC, which enables you to connect to InterSystems databases from external applications (such as a development tool or report writer) via ODBC, and allows InterSystems products to access external ODBC data sources.

This book covers the following topics:

For more information, try the following sources:

  • The book Using Caché with JDBC includes information on JDBC connectivity to Caché from external data sources (the JDBC equivalent of what is described in this manual).

  • The chapter on “Using the SQL Gateway” in Using SQL provides an overview of how the SQL Gateway works with both ODBC and JDBC.