Create Connections to Snowflake Data Warehouse

You can create connections to Snowflake Data Warehouse and use the connections to access data sources.

  1. Click Create, and then click Connection.
  2. Click Snowflake Data Warehouse.
  3. For Connection Name, enter a name that identifies this connection.
  4. For Description, enter a description for this connection.
  5. For Hostname enter the host account name for your data source.

    Use the format, for example:

    <account>.snowflakecomputing.com

    Where account is the Snowflake account name that you want to use to access the data.

    For example: exampleaccountname.snowflakecomputing.com.

    See format guidelines, https://docs.snowflake.net/manuals/user-guide/connecting.html.

  6. For Username and Password, enter user credentials with access to the Snowflake data source.
  7. For Database Name, enter the name of the database containing the schema tables and columns that you want to connect to.
  8. For Warehouse, enter the name of the warehouse containing the database, schema tables and columns that you want to connect to. For example, Example-WH.
  9. Click Save to create the connection.
    You can now create data sets from the connection.