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Simba MongoDB ODBC Driver with SQL Connector 2.2.3
Installation and Configuration Guide

Mechanism (Authentication)

Key Name Default Value Required

AuthMechanism

No Authentication (None)

No

Description

Important:

This section describes the Mechanism option from the Simba MongoDB ODBC Driver DSN Setup dialog box. For information about the Mechanism option from the Advanced Options dialog box, see Mechanism (Metadata).

The authentication mechanism to use, selected from the following:

  • No Authentication (None): The driver does not authenticate the connection.
  • MongoDB User Name and Password (SCRAM-SHA-1): The driver authenticates the connection using the SCRAM-SHA-1 protocol, which is the default authentication protocol used by MongoDB.
  • Kerberos (GSSAPI): The driver authenticates the connection using the Kerberos protocol.
  • LDAP (PLAIN): The driver authenticates the connection using the LDAP protocol.