Accessing databases

Often, you will want to access data that is stored in databases outside of Faculty from your Faculty servers. The pages below show how to connect to common relational and NoSQL databases:

Connecting to other databases

We have covered some of the more common relational and NoSQL databases here. However, given the plethora of storage choices, we may not have mentioned your database of choice. If that is the case, we suggest searching for documentation on How to connect to database X from the Linux command line. Each Faculty server runs the Ubuntu operating system, to which you have root access. Any documentation on connecting from the terminal will therefore apply.