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Ocient JDBC

by Ocient


Ocient is a relational database providing interactive query response times on the world’s largest datasets. Removing barriers of cost at massive scale, Ocient can be deployed as a service, in the cloud, or in customers’ data centers. With a rich set of SQL, streaming ingest, and machine learning in the database, Ocient is pushing the boundaries of what’s possible analyzing datasets beyond 100 TB.


  1. Download the Connector file (.taco).
  2. Move the .taco file here:
  • Windows: C:\Users[Windows User]\Documents\My Tableau Repository\Connectors
  • macOS: /Users/[user]/Documents/My Tableau Repository/Connectors
  1. Start Tableau and under Connect, select the Ocient JDBC connector. (Note: You'll be prompted if the driver is not yet installed.)
  2. Ocient JDBC Driver Installation:
  • A. Go to the Driver Download
  • B. Download the Ocient JDBC Driver .jar file and move into the following directory:
    • Windows - C:\Program Files\Tableau\Drivers
    • macOS - /Users/[user]/Library/Tableau/Drivers
  1. Relaunch Tableau and connect using the Ocient JDBC connector.

Tech Specifications



Works with

Tableau 2019.4 and later

Installation Resources


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