Create your Astra database using the DataStax Astra console.
- Open a browser, navigate to DataStax Astra, and log in.
- From the Databases page, under Actions, click the ellipsis (…) for the database you want to connect to and select Connection details.
- 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.
Alternatively, you can right-click the Download credentials link, copy the link source, and then use a
curlcommand to download the secure-connect-database_name.zip file:
curl -L "<secure-connect-database_name-download-URL>" > database_name.zip
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Connect to your Astra database to issue CQL commands and begin developing your application:
|Using the Astra REST API|
|Connecting to databases with DataStax Developer Studio|
|Connecting to databases using standalone CQLSH|
|Connecting to Astra databases using DataStax drivers|