Teradata .Net driver

This .NET Framework Class Library is provided by Teradata. The main functionality of the class library is contained in the file Teradata.Client.Provider.dll.

Add a reference to the assembly Teradata.Client.Provider and include the Teradata.Client.Provider namespace. Instantiate a new TdConnection connection object. Set the connection string and open the connection.

VB.NET code sample
Imports Teradata.Client.Provider
Dim myConnection As TdConnection = New TdConnection()
myConnection.ConnectionString = myConnectionString
' execute queries, etc
C# code sample
using Teradata.Client.Provider;
TdConnection myConnection = new TdConnection();
myConnection.ConnectionString = myConnectionString;
// execute queries, etc


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Connection Strings

The Teradata .Net driver class library can be used to connect to the following data sources by using the following connection string references: