Connect Tableau to Zetaris

This article covers configuring Tableau to connect to Zetaris.


Tableau supports JDBC drivers for several connectors including named connectors and other JDBC-based drivers, referred to as Other Databases (JDBC) in the tool.

Configure JDBC Driver

  1. Download the Zetaris JDBC driver
    For Zetaris Enterprise it is located in the installation directory:
  2. Close Tableau
  3. Place the .jar file in the folder for your operating system: 
    1. Windows: C:\Program Files\Tableau\Drivers
    2. Mac: /Library/JDBC or ~/Library/JDBC
    3. Linux: /opt/tableau/tableau_driver/jdbc

Determine Zetaris JDBC Connection Information

The JDBC URL for Zetaris has a different format depending on your Zetaris deployment.  

For Zetaris Enterprise it will be in the format:


Note - default port is 10000

Connect to Zetaris

  1. Open Tableau
  2. Under Connect, select Other Databases (JDBC)
    Screen Shot 2022-07-08 at 3.24.44 pm
  3. Specify the following values:
    URL: Zetaris JDBC URL
    Dialect: PostgreSQL
    Username: your user name
    Password: your password
  4. Click Sign in.