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This is documentation for Caché & Ensemble. See the InterSystems IRIS version of this content.

For information on migrating to InterSystems IRIS, see Why Migrate to InterSystems IRIS?

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.