This topic describes how to add a cloud data source Time Series Database (TSDB).

Prerequisites

  • A TSDB database is created.
  • The AccessKey ID and AccessKey secret used for authentication are obtained.

Background information

Quick BI Enterprise Standard and Quick BI Pro allow you to add a cloud data source TSDB.

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 TSDB card.
    TSDB
  4. In the Add TSDB Database dialog box, configure the required parameters.
    tsdb
    Parameter Description
    Name The name of the data source. In this example, set the value to cloud data source tsdb.
    T-SQL Address The IP address of the T-SQL server.
    Port Number The port that you use to access the database. Default value: 3306. You do not need to set this parameter.
    AccessKey ID The AccessKey ID that you use to purchase the instance where the database resides.
    AccessKey Secret The AccessKey secret that you use to purchase the instance where the database resides.
  5. Click Test Connection to test connectivity with the database.
    Test the connectivity
  6. After the database passes the connectivity test, click Add.