Whitelist CData IPs

To establish a connection to CockroachDB, you need to allow access to CockroachDB via CData’s IP. When hosting CockroachDB behind a firewall, you must safelist these IP addresses in your firewall.

  • Range: to

  • CIDR notation:

Ensure CockroachDB is Publicly Accessible

Provide a public facing IP/domain to connect to this data source. The following private IP ranges do not work:

  • to

  • to

  • to

  • (aka ‘localhost’)

Setup Guide

Follow these steps to connect CockroachDB to your CData Connect account:

  1. Open the Connections page of the CData Connect dashboard.

  2. Click + Add Connection in the upper-right corner.

  3. Type CockroachDB into the search field, then click the data source name.

  4. On the Basic Settings tab of the new connection, enter a connection name or keep the default name.

  5. Enter the following information:

    • Password—the user password

    • User—the CockroachDB username for authentication

    • Server—the host name or IP address of the CockroachDB server

    • Database—the name of the CockroachDB database you want to access, set as the default database if not specified

    • Port—the port for connecting to the CockroachDB server

  6. At the top of the CData Connect Add CockroachDB Connection page, click Save & Test.

    • If the connection test succeeds, a message indicates that your connection has been created.

    • If the connection test fails, ensure that you entered your login information correctly with no stray spaces or other characters. Then, try again.

More Information

For more information about interactions between CData Connect and CockroachDB, see this information page.