Data Source Types
Microsoft SQL Server


Find out more about MSS here.

Necessary Credentials

  • Server

    • The server where your database lives

    • Example:

  • Port

    • The port the database server uses

    • Example: 1433

  • Database

    • Name of the database you are connecting Explo to
    • Example: acme_production
  • Username

    • Service user’s username
  • Password

Whitelisting Explo’s IPs

You may need to whitelist our Explo IP’s,,,and54.156.141.148

SSH Tunnels

You can connect to Postgres databases via an SSH tunnel if necessary. Check out this section on SSH tunnels to see how.


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