DataStax Astra Developer Hub

Welcome to the DataStax Astra Developer Hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you start working with DataStax Astra as quickly as possible. Use the included APIs to create, modify, and terminate databases, and interact with the databases you create. Let's do it!

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Obtaining database credentials

To connect to your Astra database, download the secure database bundle from the DataStax Cloud console that contains the connection credentials.

Prerequisite

Create your Astra database using the DataStax Astra console.

Procedure

  1. Open a browser, navigate to DataStax Astra, and log in.
  2. From the Databases page, under Actions, click the ellipsis () for the database you want to connect to and select Connection details.
  3. In the Connection Details window, click Download secure connect bundle to download the secure-connect-database_name.zip file.
    This file contains the security certificates and credentials for your database.

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Tip

Alternatively, you can right-click the Download credentials link, copy the link source, and then use a curl command to download the secure-connect-database_name.zip file:
curl -L "<secure-connect-database_name-download-URL>" > database_name.zip

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Obtaining database credentials


To connect to your Astra database, download the secure database bundle from the DataStax Cloud console that contains the connection credentials.

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