This topic describes how to add a cloud data source ApsaraDB RDS for PPAS.

Prerequisites

  • An ApsaraDB RDS for PPAS database is created.
  • The username and password that you use to access the ApsaraDB RDS for PPAS database are obtained.

Procedure

  1. Click the Workspace tab. In the left-side navigation pane, click Data Sources.
  2. On the Data Sources page, click Create Data Source in the upper-right corner.
  3. In the Add Data Source dialog box, click the Cloud Data Sources tab and then the PPAS card.
    ppas
  4. In the Add PPAS Database dialog box, configure the required parameters.
    Add Data Source
    Parameter Description
    Name The name of the data source. In this example, set the value to cloud data source PPAS.
    Database Address The hostname or IP address of the database that is used as the data source.
    Port Number The port that you use to access the database.
    Database The name of the database that you want to access. In this example, set the value to PPAS.
    Schema Default value: public.
    Username The username that you use to access the database. In this example, set the value to quickbi_test.
    Password The password that you use to access the database.
  5. Click Test Connection to test connectivity with the database.
    Test connectivity with the database
  6. After the database passes the connectivity test, click Add.