MongoDB ODBC Driver for BI Connector


The MongoDB ODBC Driver for BI Connector provides connectivity between a SQL client and the MongoDB Connector for BI. The ODBC driver enables users to create a Data Source Name (DSN) and connect a variety of BI tools to the BI Connector. It includes the BI Connector authentication plugin, which implements the client side of MongoDB-supported authentication mechanisms.


The MongoDB ODBC Driver for BI Connector is compatible with BI Connector version 2.5 and later. The latest production version of BI Connector is available from the MongoDB Download Center.

Supported Platforms

The MongoDB ODBC Driver for BI Connector is available for:

  • Windows (32-bit and 64-bit)

  • macOS


    The 1.0.16 edition of ODBC Manager included with the MongoDB ODBC driver is not compatible with macOS Catalina. If you are on Catalina, download and install the latest version (1.0.19) of ODBC manager.

  • Ubuntu 14.04 and 16.04

  • RHEL 7

Using the ODBC Driver

Configure your system to use the ODBC driver by setting up a DSN. A DSN holds configuration information about your BI Connector instance, including server address, port number, and login credentials. See Create a System DSN for instructions on setting up a DSN on your system.