There are several ways to connect to your your databasedatabase - A group of distributed instances for storing data. Each paid Astra database has at least three instances.. You can interact directly from the DataStax Cloud console with the CQL Console, which is an integrated Cassandra Query Language SHell (CQLSH) that is connected to your database.
You must create an Astra database or be granted access to a database by another user before establishing connections.
I don't know CQL and want to use my database now.
I want to learn CQL with a bit of help and start using my database now.
Use DataStax Studio, which is integrated into your Astra database to write queries, visualize results, and inspect the database schema.
I know CQL and want to connect quickly to use my database.
Use the integrated CQL shellCQL shell - The Cassandra Query Language shell (cqlsh) utility. or the standalone CQLSH tool to interact with your database using CQL.
I have an application and want to use the DataStax drivers.
Initialize one of the DataStax drivers to manage database connections for your application.
Updated 18 days ago
|Using the Astra REST API|
|Using DataStax Developer Studio for Astra databases|
|Using CQL shell to connect to Astra databases|
|Using DataStax drivers to connect to Astra databases|