Database IDE (DataGrip)

For those who prefer not to use the SQL command line (psql or mysql), a graphical user interface (GUI) like DataGrip can be a user-friendly alternative. DataGrip is a database IDE available for free to students.

To connect to a UTN database using DataGrip, follow these steps:

  1. Install and launch DataGrip. Add a new Data Source. Make sure to select the correct database software.

  2. Go to the General tab. Update the Database, User, and Password fields. Keep the Host and Port settings as they are. General Tab

  3. Switch to the SSH/SSL tab. Enable the SSH Tunnel and enter all the necessary settings. SSH Tunnel

  4. Use the General tab to test the connection.

  5. If the test is successful, you are now connected to your UTN database.