ODBC Driver for MySQL

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Devart ODBC Driver for MySQL provides a high-performance and feature-rich connectivity solution for ODBC-compliant applications to access MySQL, Microsoft Azure Database for MySQL, MariaDB, Amazon Aurora databases from Windows, macOS, or Linux, both 32-bit and 64-bit. Full support for standard ODBC API functions and data types implemented in our driver makes interaction of your database applications with MySQL fast, easy and extremely handy.

How Does Devart ODBC Driver Stack Up Against Database Vendor Driver?

Features
Devart ODBC Driver
Database Vendor Driver
ODBC 3.52 compliant driver
Yes
Yes
Direct connection to data source without client software
Yes
No
Full compliance with ODBC API and data types
Yes
No
Compatibility with the latest server versions
Yes
Yes
SSL-protected communication without 3rd party libraries
Yes
No
SSH-protected communication
Yes
No
HTTP/HTTPS tunneling
Yes
No
Verified compatibility with multiple BI and ETL tools
Yes
No
Fast parallel bulk data loading
Yes
Yes
Auto-install in a few clicks
Yes
No
Support for 32-bit and 64-bit applications
Yes
Yes
Available for Windows, Linux and macOS
Yes
Yes
Unicode support: different languages and data types
Yes
Yes
Nightly builds with the most recent changes and hotfixes
Yes
No
Dedicated support team of software engineers
Yes
No
Forum community of people who use ODBC drivers
Yes
No
ODBC 2.x behavior emulation
Yes
No
Support for popular programming languages
Yes
Yes

Direct Connection via TCP/IP, HTTP, Proxy

Our driver provides capabilities to establish SSL-encrypted connections to MySQL databases directly via TCP/IP avoiding MySQL Client with support for both IPv4 and IPv6. In addition, there is a set of options for connection to MySQL via HTTP and Proxy.

Native Connectivity to MySQL

What are some reasons to choose Devart ODBC Driver for MySQL?

Integration

The driver is compatible with 3rd-party tools for data analysis, such as Microsoft Excel, and integrates with various IDEs and systems like Visual Studio, etc.

For the complete list of compatible tools and environments visit the Compatibility page.

Platforms Variety

ODBC Driver for MySQL can be used with 32-bit and 64-bit applications on both x32 and x64 platforms, so there is no need to additionally configure the driver, applications or environment.

Fully Unicode-Compliant Driver

With our fully Unicode-compliant driver, you can properly retrieve and modify any data in multilingual MySQL databases, regardless of their character set: Latin, Cyrillic, Hebrew, Chinese, etc., and in any language environment.

Features Overview

SSH and SSL Connection

Secure Connection

Work with MySQL securely using SSL connection options provided in our driver along with the support for SSL protocol. You can also connect to MySQL securely via SSH tunnel. SSH protocol is one of the most reliable protocols for data encryption.

Advanced Data Conversion

Advanced Data Conversion

We have implemented advanced Data Conversion mechanisms that provide bi-directional mapping between any MySQL and ODBC data types.

Bulk Updates

Bulk Updates

Moreover, with our driver you can perform bulk updates to MySQL database by combining SQL statements into batches, thus simplifying and speeding up large data modification to MySQL.

Cost-Effective Deployment

Cost-Effective Deployment

Our ODBC driver is a standalone installation file that doesn't require the user to deploy and configure any additional software such as a database client or a vendor library. Deployment costs are reduced drastically, especially when using the silent install method with an OEM license in large organizations that have hundreds of machines.

ODBC Conformance

The driver provides full support for common ODBC interface:

  • ODBC API Functions support
  • ODBC Data Types support

Additionally, we support Advanced Connection String parameters to allow desktop or web applications to connect to MySQL from various environments and platforms that support ODBC.

MySQL Compatibility

MySQL Compatibility

Our driver is compatible with major and the latest MySQL Server versions.

  • MySQL servers: 8.0, 6.0, 5.6, 5.5, 5.1, 5.0, 4.1, 4.0, and 3.23
  • MariaDB up to 10.x
  • Microsoft Azure Database for MySQL
  • Amazon Aurora
  • Google Cloud for MySQL
High Performance

High Performance

Every operation with MySQL becomes significantly faster using such capabilities of our driver as local data caching, connection pooling, and much more.

MySQL Support

Support

Visit our Support page to get instant support from experienced professionals, fast and detailed responses, user engagement and interaction, frequent builds with bug fixes, and much more.